The Bordeaux blend has been copied with considerable success in many other wine regions, the ultimate compliment. The Left Bank of the Gironde River boasts the great Chateaux of the Medoc and Graves, whilst on the Right Bank, Saint Emilion (arguably the most beautiful commune) and Pomerol. Bordeaux is synonymous with the finest quality, predominantly in red wines though great dry whites are made in the Pessac Leognan, and most wine lovers will strive to taste the sweet white wines of Chateau Yquem and its neighbouring Chateau in Sauternes and Barsac.
This unoaked Bordeaux Sauvignon has to be one of the best value wines in our portfolio, its fresh green fruit aromas and notes are very refreshing, and the flavours linger very well.
Since 1920, Chateau Leoville Poyferre has been owned by Cuvelier family. Chateau Moulin Riche is the second wine from the estate, made from 22 hectares with an average of 25 year old vines. The vineyard is planted with...
Chateau Jean de Gue is the most recent acquisition of Les Vignobles Aubert with vines averaging 25 years old! This is a good value, easy going Bordeaux rouge with plenty of fruit aromas.
One of the five first growths of Bordeaux, and probably the most famous of them all. Located right at the northern limit of Pauillac, Cabernet Sauvignon dominates the blend with the soil made up of fine deep gravel, mixed with aeolian sand on a subsoil of tertiary limestone. It is well-drained and well-exposed to the sun. The finesse and elegance at Lafite is undeniable.
Owned by Grand Millesime de France (GMF Insurance and Suntory) since 1989. Chateau Beaumont has over 105 hectares of vine with mainly Cabernet Sauvignon (60%), Merlot (35%) and the rest, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot grapes.
The wine is vinified in...