The Alliance des Crus Bourgeois has announced the 271 chateaux whose wine will be eligible for the Crus Bourgeois du Medoc label for the 2015 vintage.
The Crus Bourgeois du Medoc classification originated in 1932. 444 estates were selected that year. For decades only those original 444 estates were included. The 2008 vintage, which was announced in 2010, was the first under the current system.
The label is expected to be carried on about 32 million bottles of wine.
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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