A Classified Growth in a delightful setting near Bordeaux

15km away from the city, this prestigious Grand Cru Classé of Graves is located in the heart of the oldest vineyards of Bordeaux.
Customized wine tours, seminars or private events… The art of hospitality is a priority at Malartic so we can share our wines’ philosophy with our guests.

Activities

Key features

  • Standard wine tasting
  • Exceptional wine tasting
  • Cellar visit
  • Vineyards visit
  • Wine for sale on property
  • Fine dining
  • Wine pairing available
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Situated on the oldest wine-growing terroir in the Bordeaux area, Château Malartic-Lagravière, which was owned by the Comte de Malartic, admiral of the King of France in the XVIII century, was taken over by the Bonnie family in 1997 and entirely renovated.

When the Bonnies bought the property, their priority was the vineyard and the technical facilities, but they applied the same commitment and enthusiasm to the renovation of the château itself. The historic residence dates from the 1850s and has been completely restored and considerably enlarged. Having awakened this sleeping beauty, it was necessary to create a setting worthy of such magnificence!

The 53 hectares (131 acres) estate, including 7 hectares (17 acres) of white cepages, are located on one of the famous outcrops of the region. Based on the gravity concept, the high-performance vat house, devoted entirely to traditional wine-making methods, is recognized to date as one of the most modern and efficient. The greatest attention is given to the vineyard, situated on a superb dry clay gravels terroir. With an overall and constant ploughing, the vines are cared for following the latest concepts of sustainable farming and High Environmental Value (certified).

Château Malartic-Lagravière is one of the only six Classified Growths with both red and white wines. These are well-known all over the world for their complexity, elegance, intensity and balance, which are appreciated in all the best places.

The art of hospitality at Malartic would be nothing without fine wines and gastronomy. The resident chef will delight your taste buds with dishes that make a perfect pairing for the Malartic's wines.

The Château and its gardens are like a family house where the Malartic’s team aims to entertain and receive their visitors and wine lovers with our customized wine tours, seminars or private events, cooking classes, pairing tastings, private lunches or dinners at the Château…

Come to share with us a unique and unforgettable experience.

Practical Information

Opening hours
Monday to Friday 9am - 1pm and 2 pm - 6pm
We speak
English and French.
We accept groups

Distances from

Michel Rolland Selection

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For the last forty years, my career has taken me to four continents and to more than two hundred and fifty different wine estates around the world. I have visited exceptional vineyards and tasted extraordinary wines everywhere I have been.

Now, I am delighted to have the opportunity to share my selection of wineries with you thanks to Wine Paths, an innovative project that I am extremely enthusiastic about, for the first time ever, we can find the best wine & dine addresses in the world featured in one place. 

My selection includes some unique hidden gems as well as some renowned properties: I have chosen all of them based on the outstanding quality of their wines and services. Join me on this journey to discover the best wineries in the world’s most acclaimed wine regions.

Michel Rolland

International Winemaker

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