Category : Publications and rewards

18 May 2018

Château Haut Beaumard – Gold medalist of the Concours de Bordeaux

We are happy to share the news that our Château Haut-Beaumard AOP Graves de Vayres Rouge 2016  has been awarded with a Gold medal from the Concours de Bordeaux 2018 !   Since we acquired the chateau in 2015 we have put many efforts to develop the Chateau and highlight the quality of its great terroir. Among other things, we start renewing the vineyard, we worked the soils to aerate and de-compact them, we replanted some parcels and start working in a sustainable way. […]

04 Jun 2017

Goudichaud Rosé 14,5 au Guide Hubert

Chateau Goudichaud Rosé noté 14,5 dans le Guide Hubert 2017/2018 Après une dégustation organisée à Planète Bordeaux  au printemps, Madame Hélène Durand a sélectionné notre Château Goudichaud – Bordeaux Rosé 2016 pour être publié dans le Guide Hubert 2017-2018. Noté 14,5 voici son commentaire de dégustation “Le nez exprime de jolis arômes de cerise, noyau, framboise, réséda, la bouche est charnue, franche, tonique, avec des arômes persistants et de la vivacité en finale. Du caractère et de la présence.”  

20 May 2017

Supplement from Le Point : Vintage 2016

Each year the Le Point journalist Jaques Dupont, taste and rate the new vintage. Once angain we had the pleasure to see our wine selected in the “Vintage 2016 supplement” of Le Point published in May.  Hare are his tasting notes : Chateau Fage 2016 : 14,5/20 Dark fruit, smoky, light and supple in the mouth, perfumed, supple tanins but quite structured, generous and pure. Chateau Goudichaud 2016 : 14/20 Reductive, opens on red fruits, mouth very fruity, light, gourmand, generous, wine […]

27 Feb 2017

Gold Medal Haut Bessac Rouge 2015 – Concours General Agricole Paris

After an agitated week-end on the Salon de l’Agriculture de Paris, we received the much awaited results of the Concours Général Agricole. It is then with pleasure and proudness that we found out that we obtain a Gold Medal for our Château Haut Bessac – Graves de Vayres Rouge 2015. An award which came as the acknowledgment of the work of our team. Working all year long in the vineyard and in the wine cellar always with the same objective: the pleasure […]

01 Jan 2017

Grand Classement des Vins de Bordeaux – 16,5/20 pour Goudichaud 2011

Château Goudichaud Rouge 2011 – AOC Graves de Vayres 16,5/20 En avril 2016 notre Château Goudichaud 2011 a été dégusté et commenté par Remy Poussart dans son Grand Classement des Vins de Bordeaux : “Une robe grenat, limpide et brillante. Nez expressif de cassis, café, poivrons et épices. Bouche soyeuse et épicée aux tanins fermes avec du brûlé. Longueur sur le graphite et la mine de crayon.” Remy Poussart est un journaliste et dégustateur Belge. Créateur du Grand Jury International des […]

09 Sep 2016

Fage and La Fleur des Graves awarded by the Guide Hachette

Once again, our wines have been selected in the Guide Hachette des Vins ! Châteaux Fage and La Fleur des Graves both received a star and we are proud to share with you their tasting notes. A vast domain with 50 ha of vines and 60 ha of forest and meadow, directed by a XVIIIth century Chateau built according to Victor Louis’ plan and owned by the Glotin family since 1930. Different labels here, under the appellations Graves de Vayres and Entre-deux-Mers : Goudichaud, Haut […]

30 Aug 2016

Château La Fleur des Graves Blanc – Sud Ouest’s wine of the day

Our wine Château La Fleur des Graves Blanc 2014 has been selected as the “wine of the day” by the South West, the regional daily journal. The redaction team liked in particular the freshness and the elegance of this wine aged several month in barrel. “At the gates of Libourne, the small AOC of Graves-de-Vayres only counts a few references. Including Château La Fleur des Graves. This dry white with a majority of sauvignon offers freshness and elegance ideal to enjoy with a grilled […]

23 Jun 2016

La Fleur des Graves 2012 – 92 pts International Wine Report

Château La Fleur des Graves 2012 – AOC Graves de Vayres – 92 points ! 91/100 for the 2011, 92/100 for the 2012, should we wait until the 2020 vintage to get a 100/100 ? Joking aside, we are pleased to share with you this International Wine Report’s new publication. This result is rewarding our constant efforts to improve our wines vintage after vintage and we hope you will appreciate it the same way. “This blend of equal parts Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot offers […]

20 May 2016

Le Point extra – 2015 Vintage

Several of our wines have been tasted and selected by Jacques Dupont in his “Le Point” extra about the 2015 vintage, published in May. Château Fage : 15/20 Black berries, ink, voluminous in the mouth, good body, well built. Château La Fleur des Graves : 14/20 Black berries, oaky, smooth mouth, supple, quite fruity. Château Goudichaud : 13,5/20 Black berries, some fruit, oaky, tense, quite fresh.

01 May 2016

La Fleur des Graves 2011 – 91pts International Wine Report

Château La Fleur des Graves 2011 – AOC Graves de Vayres 91 points ! Our Château La Fleur des Graves 2011 has been commented by the International Wine Report and rated 91/100. ” The 2011 Château La Fleur des Graves is beginning to show some nice character. Aromas : dark cherries and blackberries come together with tobacco, floral and earthy minerals all take shape in the glass. A beautifully textured wine which is well-balanced and shows nice lenght on the finish. This should continue […]

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