What does Grand Cru mean in Bordeaux?


The words 'Grand Cru' have various meanings in the Bordeaux area. Essentially there are three different interpretaions: 1. Grand Cru Classe de Graves means that the Chateau was classified in 1953 and then revised in 1959. There are no changes to the classification since then.The Chateaux were classified for red and white wines. There were originally 16 [...]