10 AOC (controlled designation of origin) from Bordeaux to discover:
- Moulis en Médoc
- Pessac-Léognan rouge
- Graves rouge
From the left bank of the Garonne river, these wines are produced on exceptional land dominated by the Cabernet Sauvignon variety. Famous for its Grands Crus, the region is home to many castles.
These wines have a reputation of being characterful, refined, with a strong persistant aroma both to th nose and on the palate.
Grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
Pairing ideas: flavoursome dishes such as meats in sauce, risotto, hard cheese, chocolate desserts or red fruit desserts.
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