Château Prieuré-Lichine is an estate in the commune of Margaux on the Bordeaux region’s left bank. Red wines are made under the Margaux AOCThe ‘prieuré’ or priory was a former Benedictine monastery whose monks would make wine. In 1951 Alexis Lichine bought the estate, and then ‘assembled a wide scattering of little plots [new plantings and purchases] around Margaux in the 1950s,’ (Hugh Johnson (Wine Companion: 1991, p.55)

Classification: 1855 Classification 4th Growth. 

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Red wines

Margaux AOC, Château de Clairefont: The second wine

Margaux AOC, Château Prieuré-Lichine