Chateau Lynch Bages

Region: Bordeaux

Chateau Lynch Bages

Region: Bordeaux

Chateau Lynch-Bages is a winery located in the Bordeaux region of beautiful France. It was started when Thomas Lynch and his father, John, immigrated to France from Ireland and inherited the estate. In 1749, Thomas passed the estate to his son, Jean-Baptiste, who soon handed the estate to his brother Michel. Michel maintained the estate until 1824, when he sold it to Sebastien Jurine, a French wine merchant. For over a hundred years, Chateau Lynch-Bages stayed in the Jurine family, then the Cayrou family. In 1934 Jean-Charles Cazes rented the property for a few years, before purchasing it in 1938. After his death, his grandson Jean-Michel Cazes managed the estate. Chateau Lynch-Bages ownership still remain with the Cazes family.

Chateau Lynch-Bages is primarily known for its red wine, around 25,000 cases are produced in a year, however, in recent years they have been working hard on their white wine, Blanc de Lynch Bages. For drinking now, it is said that the 1982, 1985, 1986, 1989, 1990, 1996 vintages have hit their peak and are ready for your tasting pleasure. The more competitive vintages have been the 2009 and 2010. Lynch-Bages is considered to be soft when young, however when fully mature it develops an irresistible smell or blackcurrants and a succulent richness.

Echo de Lynch Bages is the second wine of Chateau Lynch-Bages, previously known as Chateau Haut-Bages Averous. It is classified as a medium bodied, dry wine. This wine has a sweet cassis fruit that cloaks the ripe tannins. This is a delicious, powerful wine. The 2010 Chateau Lynch- Bages is one of their most selling wines and more expensive. It is a masculine, powerful wine full of sweet, ripe Cabernet fruit, with a long, beautiful finish. The 2010 is a dark, dense wine loaded with fig, plum and blackberry. It is considered a medium-full bodied, dry wine. Blanc de Lynch-Bages was born in 1990 and is Chateau Lynch- Bages white wine. This wine is crisp, fresh, bright and lively. The more popular is the 2011 Blanc de Lynch-Bages, it is considered to be a casual sipping wine balanced by fresh acidity.

Trying the many wines offered by Chateau Lynch-Bages is an opportunity connoisseurs shouldn't let pass them by.

 

Chateau Lynch Bages Wine Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 Pauillac Bottle (12) ... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 PauillacBottle (12)... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Lot 129
Auction 5171
Saturday, September 13, 2014
$4,117.50
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 Pauillac owc Bottle (12) ... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 PauillacowcBottle (12)... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Lot 694
Auction 5182
Saturday, February 15, 2014
$3,965.00
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 Pauillac 7lbsl Bottle (12) ... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 Pauillac 7lbslBottle (12)... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Lot 24
Auction 5264
Saturday, April 2, 2016
$3,904.00
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 Pauillac 2lscl Bottle (12) ... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 Pauillac 2lsclBottle (12)... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Lot 59
Auction 5250
Saturday, December 5, 2015
$3,904.00
Chateau Lynch Bages 1982 Pauillac 2bn, owc Bottle (12) ... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Chateau Lynch Bages 1982 Pauillac2bn, owcBottle (12)... (Total: 12 Btls. )
Lot 277
Auction 5230
Saturday, March 7, 2015
$3,904.00

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Buy Chateau Lynch Bages Wine at Auction

ItemCurrent Bid
Chateau Lynch Bages 1959 Pauillac ms, bsl, nc, great color Bottle (1)
Chateau Lynch Bages 1959 Pauillac ms, bsl, nc, great colorBottle (1)

Auction 5320
Friday, June 23, 2017

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Chateau Lynch Bages 1988 Pauillac lscl Bottle (1)
Chateau Lynch Bages 1988 Pauillac lsclBottle (1)

Auction 5320
Friday, June 23, 2017

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Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 Pauillac bsl Bottle (1)
Chateau Lynch Bages 1989 Pauillac bslBottle (1)

Auction 5320
Friday, June 23, 2017

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Chateau Lynch Bages 1990 Pauillac bsl Bottle (1)
Chateau Lynch Bages 1990 Pauillac bslBottle (1)

Auction 5320
Friday, June 23, 2017

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Chateau Lynch Bages 1999 Pauillac Bottle (1)
Chateau Lynch Bages 1999 Pauillac Bottle (1)

Auction 5320
Friday, June 23, 2017

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