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Château Pichon Baron

France Bordeaux

Winery
The winery is located in the municipality Pauillac in the same area in Médoc (Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux). A direct neighbor is the famous one Château Latour, It was created in 1850 by the division of the...
Name: Château Pichon Baron
Growing area: Bordeaux
Vineyard: 73 ha
Owner: AXA Millésimes
Managing Director: AXA Millésimes Managing Director : Christian Seely
Oenologist: Jean-René Matignon
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Château Pichon Baron is open every day of the year upon appointment. Discover the visit of the estate, our vertical tastings or the receptions at the château. Contact us to make an appointment: +33 (0)5 56 73 17 17 or contact@pichonbaron.com
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The winery is located in the municipality Pauillac in the same area in Médoc (Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux). A direct neighbor is the famous one Château Latour, It was created in 1850 by the division of the former Château Pichon-Longueville, the second part is opposite and is called Château Pichon-Longueville Comtesse (see history there). The full name on the label is "Château Pichon-Longueville au Baron de Pichon-Longueville". The estate is often referred to briefly as "Château Pichon-Baron".



In 1987 it was taken over by the insurance group AXA bought and commissioned to manage Christian Seely. Large investments followed, including the construction of a new fermentation cellar. In the Bordeaux Classification in 1855 the estate received second place (Deuxième Cru Classé). The vineyards cover 70 hectares with the varieties Cabernet Sauvignon (70%), Merlot (25%) and Cabernet Franc (5%). The extremely long-lived red wine is aged for 15 to 18 months in 70% new barriques. He is counted among the so-called "Super Seconds", so he would earn the "Premier Cru Classé". The second wine is called "Les Tourelles de Longueville".

Château Pichon Baron Region: France Bordeaux
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