1960 wines : The Best personalized 60 years anniversary gift

A 1960 Wine : Perfect personalized anniversary gift for the 60 years old! 

It’s not so simple to find THE one gift for your relatives. You are looking for something unusual which will please him/her. Stop looking for, you find it! Offer him/her a Grand Cru of his/her birth year: the 1960 vintage! What more symbolic?

Our advices to choose the best bottle of the 1960 vintage wine: 

1960 is a successful year concerning the french vineyards. Most of the 1960 appellations are

1960 Wines of Bordeaux 

This vintage, severely criticized because of the lack of acidity, produced outstanding  wealthy and structured preservation wine. 1960 give voluptuous and elegant wine due to the perfect grapes maturity. This perfect maturity can be explain by the dry and warm summer. The Saint-Julien or the Pauillac are good examples of great elegance. The Château Pontet Clauzure 1960, Château Sigalas-Rabaud 1960 are some pretty references of this vintage. Some Grands Crus succeeded to overtake the legendary 1961 about preservation.


1960 Wines of Burgundy 

1960, dry and warm, promised a excellent harvest which give us a great quality wine. Due to the perfect maturity of the grapes during the harvest, we talk about soft, elegant and fineness wines. 1960 is one of the best vintage of the century.

Some references of this vintage:

  • Romanée-Conti Grand Cru Domaine de la Romanée-Conti 
  • Romanée Saint-Vivant Grand Cru 
  • Clos de Tart Cru Mommessin 
  • Bâtard-Montrachet Grand Cru 
  • Chablis Grand Cru

1960 Wines of Rhône Valley 

Also a great vintage in the Rhône Valley. In fact, powerful wines like the Hermitage for instance could be drunk for many more years.

We will remember the outstanding Hermitage as the real reference of 1960:

  • Hermitage La Chapelle Paul Jaboulet Aîné
  • Hermitage
  • Côte Rôtie 

A personalized wine box for his 60 years old !

You can create a wine box gift with precious 60 years wines of your choice. You can also offer severals wines of others vintage which are important for him. For example:

  • his/her wedding year,
  • birth years of his/her children,
  • his/her year of launching projects

How does it work? It’s very simple, when you make your order, in your basket you can select “add a wood box”. And now, you have a pretty presentation for your personalized gift.
Here are the several kinds of box gift at your disposal:

  • Box gift of 1 bottle (9 €)
  • Box gift of 1 bottle Magnum (14€)
  • Box gift of 2 bottles (14€)
  • Box gift of 3 bottles (18€)

A little personalized word to wish Happy Birthday  ! 

Write a little message to perfect your gift! After, give it to Comptoir des Millésimes in “add a manuscript message- free” and they takes care for all the rest. They will put your personalized manuscript message in the box gift directly. A real pleasure to receive a personalized manuscript word with this perfect gift! Your recipient will have your little message in the box gift.  Your gift will be a success, for sure!

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