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May 14, 2015 - Medoc on May 11

Yesterday, may 14, we visited Margaux, one of the 5 grand Cruz top level wine producers. First we drove past the other 3 wineries and made a stop at Pichon-longueville for a shopping opportunity in this lovely area. We arrived at the Chateau Margaux after driving by the three other top Chateaus in the Medoc. Another top chateau is near Bordeaux, too far away to see. We learned the these levels were set in the 1850's and are based on the soil characteristics which foster the best grapes. On the way to the winery We passes two planted walls...

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