Two Bordeaux Classifications Annulled

French authorities set aside time-honored systems for ranking wines
Mitch Frank
Issue: June 15, 2007

For decades, every Bordeaux property that has held an official classified-growth designation has proudly noted it on its label. But French authorities annulled two of Bordeaux's top château classification systems this spring, suspending both the St.

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