Château Margaux is a Premier Grand Cru Classé enjoying a terroir shaped over the centuries. It is a 262-hectare renowned vineyard of the Médoc region, located in the Margaux AOC appellation, in the municipality of Margaux. It produces one of the most prestigious Bordeaux wine. Château Margaux is a "Premier Grand Cru Classé" according to the official 1855 Bordeaux wines classification. It shares this rare distinction with Château Lafite Rothschild, Château Latour, Château Mouton-Rothschild and Château Haut-Brion.