The 2020 Kellen Classification
The best wines of the Blaye: Côtes de Bordeaux and Côtes de Bourg appellations ranked into five growths.
Growth one being the superior.
Click on a Chateau name to go to their website.
The Côtes de Bourg appellation
Château Les Cèdres
Château De Rider
Blaye: Côtes de Bordeaux appellation
Château Loumede David
Château La Parize
The release of the 2020 Kellen Classification was reported in the following media (click to see):
Declaration of interest
Bourg: Leslie Kellen, the author of the 2020 Kellen Classification, provides advice and contributions to Chateau Gros Moulin from time to time and is the purchaser of one of their limited quantity wines:
"Je Suis" of which 1500 bottles are produced only in exceptional years.
Blaye: Leslie Kellen, the author of the 2020 Kellen Classification, is the godfather to the son of the owner of Château La Rose Bellevue; for 10 years he has tasted and helped revise their wines.
Leslie is also a shareholder at the cave Etalon Rouge in Blaye, and for this reason Etalon Rouge is not included in the 2020 growths.
To contact Leslie please email
kellenleslie @ yahoo . com