Yes very difficult these days but there is a way! Come to central Bordeaux on the 18th May, and you will have the chance to taste many grand cru classé wines including the excellent 2010 vintage and an older vintage of each of the 100 properties present. Pinpoint your favorite properties for when you have won the loto. ttp://ugcb.net/en/wgc This is the 8th weekend organised by Bordeaux’s Union des Grand Crus open to wine-lovers around the world.
Margaux: Château d’Angludet, Château Ferriere, Brane-Cantenac, Giscours, Lascombes, Rauzan-Segla
Pomerol: Château Clinet, Château La Pointe, Gazin, Beauregard, Petit-Village, La Conseillante….
Listrac: Château Fourcas Dupré….
Moulis: Château Chasse-Spleen…
Pauillac: Château Pichon Baron, Pichon Longueville, Clerc-Milon….
St Estephe: Château Phelan-Ségur, Lafon Rochet….
St Emilion: Château Beasejour Bécot, Clos Fourtet, Villemaurine, Troplong Mondot, Larcis Ducasse, Pavie Maquin….
Péssac-Léognan: Château Pape-Clémént, La Louviere, Haut Bailly, Malartic Lagraviere, Fieuzal, Smith Haut Lafitte
Sauternes, Barsac: Château Climens, Coutet, Sigalas-Rabaud, Guiraud, Suduiraut….
Also events on Sunday 19th or use it to visit some of the smaller producers with SIP (www.sip-wines.com – meet the winemakers with soil on their shoes!)