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Château La Tour-du-Pin-Figeac

The winery is located in Saint-Émilion in the area of the same name (Bordeaux). Once it was a part of Château Figeac (see the history there), from which Château La Tour Figeac was separated in 1879. Three years later, two confusingly named Château La Tour-du-Pin-Figeac were separated from this separated part (see the other part under Château La Tour-du-Pin-Figeac (Giraud-Bélivier) The property in question was bought by Antoine Moueix (family empire) in 1947. Although the label stated "Moueix", it was not an official part of the name. Finally, in June 2007, the estate went to the group of owners of the Château Cheval Blanc, which then sold 50% to the luxury goods group LVMH in 2009.

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