Welcome to Bordeaux Month here are Philglas & Swiggot.
Picture yourself amidst rolling vine-covered hills, where the whisper of the breeze dances with the symphony of grapevines. In Bordeaux, every bottle is a masterpiece, a symphony of flavours waiting to be uncorked. The world's most prestigious châteaux, from Margaux to Pauillac, invite you to experience their heritage, where centuries of passion meet the artistry of the present.
Meet the Winemakers
The Gros are an illustrious, vigneron family on the Côte de Nuits, and Michel is the oldest sibling to Anne, both of whom run their own domaines (with distinct plots), and separately to the family domaine Gros Frère & Soeur. While they all have their own ideas, a common thread is that the Gros wines are full of pleasure and richness which can sometimes distract from the undoubted quality of their vineyard holdings.
Michel was a pioneer of the Hautes-Côtes appellation, a cooler area on the Burgundy plateau which has become more popular and highly regarded over recent, warm vintages. His methods have been noted for their unconventional nature, as he loves to experiment with blending, fractionating and modifying temperature during winemaking and early maturation. Yet tasting his wines there is nothing but dazzling purity, pinpoint freshness and marvellously creamy tannins