In the heart of the Médoc on the banks of the estuary, Château Lynch-Bages is regarded as one of the most eminent and cherished estate’s in Bordeaux wine history.
Château Lynch-Bages is intrinsically linked to the Lynch family of Irish decent, who moved to Gironde at the end of 17th century.
Today, under to the tireless supervision of Jean Michel Cazes, Chateau Lynch-Bages has received extensive renovation, notably by the architectural family that designed the iconic Louvre in Paris. Lynch Bages was the first Classified Growth sent into space when a French astronaut carried a 1975 vintage bottle with him on the 1985 voyage!
The estate’s picturesque 100-hectare vineyard is planted to Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot, compromising a supreme terroir of gravel, chalk, and sand soils. Lynch Bages produces an exceptionally fine white wine, Blanc de Lynch-Bages, which is blended to Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon and Muscadelle.
The greatest vintages of Chateau Lynch-Bages are: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2006, 2005, 2003, 2000, 1996, 1990, 1989, 1985, 1982, 1970, 1961 and 1959.