Wine Label Information French Wine Labels 1959 Classification of Graves

The 1959 Classification of Graves

The Graves wine classification of 1959 bestowed the title?Grand Cru Classe de Graves?on twenty-three wines from sixteen chateaux in Bordeaux's?Graves?district. They are listed below:

At the time of classification, all of these wines were produced under the regional?Graves?appellation, but have used the more prestigious?Pessac-Leognan?appellation title since its introduction in 1987.?