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Chateau du Tertre, Margaux-France

On a recent September morning, I drove along the picturesque and rolling Route des Châteaux from Pauillac to Margaux in the Bordeaux wine country, to reach Château du Tertre. This estate of 52 unbroken hectares of vine has since 1997 … Continue reading

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Château Lafite Rothschild, Pauillac – France

Earlier this week, I visited Château Lafite Rothschild, in Pauillac, one of Bordeaux’s haute wineries (1st Classified Growth). The number of times that I had imagined its interiors, as I peddled through the hillside and sprawling vineyard, or stopped to capture the moment, are countless. As I feasted my eyes on … Continue reading

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Barbara Schroeder (at) Château Palmer, Margaux – France

After nearly ten months of living in the northern wine lands of Bordeaux, my senses are beginning to see eye to eye. Trading a 1930s Parisian apartment for an old Girondine stone house, dismissing the stilletos and sidewalks for boots … Continue reading

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