Grand Puy Ducasse 2018

Grand Puy Ducasse 2018

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€60,00
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Color:

Red

Size:

75 cl

Type:

Wine

Country:

France

Region:

Bordeaux

Classification:

Pauillac

5 ème Grand cru classé Pauillac

Description

Purchased by Arnaud Ducasse from Jacques de Ségur, Lord of Lafite, almost three centuries ago.
It will be his descendant, Pierre Ducasse, a lawyer passionate about wine matters, who will become the true initiator of this fabulous estate.

Always on the lookout for new terroirs, he will own, before his death in 1797, a gigantic farm of 60 hectares. His son will thus continue the development of the Château named Ducasse-Grand-Puy-Artigues-Arnaud. It was not until 1855, then under the direction of Adrien Chauvet (one of his sons-in-law), that the château was classified under the single name of Artigues Arnaud. The Civil Society named Grand-Puy Ducasse was then created in 1932.

Significant restructuring and work within the Château took place between the 1970s and 1990s in order to improve production in the vines as well as during the development of wines in the vat room. Finally in 2004 Château Grand Puy Ducasse was bought by CA Grands Crus, a subsidiary of the Group

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