is located in the Pauillac appellation of the Bordeaux region of France. The wine produced here was classified as one of eighteen Cinquièmes Crus (Fifth Growths) in the Bordeaux Wine
Official Classification of 1855. Batailley is presently owned by the Castéja family whose Borie-Manoux holdings also include the Pauillac
fifth growth Château Lynch-Moussas and the Saint-Émilion producer Château Trotte Vieille. The vineyard area extends 57 hectares (140 acres) planted with 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 3% Cabernet Franc and 2% Petit Verdot. The grand vin Château Batailley has an average annual production of 22,000 cases.
"Aromas of blackberry and cherry follow through to a full-bodied palate, with fine tannins and a caressing finish. Layered, beautiful and just starting to come around. Much better than when previously tasted. Best after 2008. 22,000 cases made. 90 Points, James Suckling, Wine Spectator 2007.