Château Latour is ranked Premier Cru Classé in the Official Classification created in 1855. There are 2 other Châteaux in the Pauillac appellation which also benefit from the prestigious title of 1er Cru Classé: Lafite Rothschild and Mouton Rothschild.
Created around 1680, Château Latour's vineyard is one of the oldest in the Médoc. At the heart of the estate, the main parcel, called "l'Enclos", is made up of 47 hectares of old vines that are preciously maintained, because only they are able to give birth to the "Grand Vin". The 18 hectares of exterior plots, the vines less than 10 years old and the possibly downgraded cuvées produce the second wine of the estate, "Les Forts de Latour". The wine of Château Latour is an example of regularity regardless of the quality of the vintage. Firm, tannic and concentrated in its youth ...
We suggest the Château Latour 1949, the Château Latour 1955, Château Latour 1959. We suggest also the Latour 1961, the Latour 1985, 1990 et 1995. Finally, the Latour 2000 and Latour 2009 are remarkable.
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