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Wondering What Makes A "Cult Classic" Wine? Wonder No More.

October 09, 2019

If the answer is yes, keep on reading because few wines have reached the same iconic status as Beaulieu Vineyard's Georges de Latour Private Reserve. During the Depression, BV's newly appointed winemaker Andre Tchelistcheff chose to create this Napa Valley red wine which would ultimately become the de Latour family's "private reserve" wine and winery flagship offering. Fast forward to today, and it's the gold standard from Napa Valley Cabernets. The very first vintage was in 1936 and this year marks the celebration of its 80th vintage.