Learn About Chateau Paradis Casseuil
Chateau Paradis Casseuil gets its name from the combination of the cadastral name of the main parcel of vineyards called Vines of Paradise and the district of Casseuil.
Chateau Paradis Casseuil is a former dependence of Chateau Rieussec. It also underwent Rieussec"s troubled
history in the 20th century. Taken under Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite)"s wing in 1984, Chateau...
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Learn About Other Bordeaux
A few extra appellations: Bourg & Blaye These two appellations are just across the Gironde river from the Haut-Medoc - a bit northwest of St-Émilion and its satellites. Bourg is the smaller appellation, nestled under the much bigger Blaye. Both have AC status, Cotes de Bourg AC and Cotes de Blaye AC. One step up on the AOC chain is the Premieres Cotes de Blaye AC, producing...
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Learn About Bordeaux White Blends
Bordeaux White Blend
There's white wine in Bordeaux, too! Typically made from Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc, and bits of Muscadelle, white Bordeaux can be a fully dry table wine or, as in Sauternes, a deliciously sweet dessert wine. In other areas of the world, a Bordeaux blend consists primarily of Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon, either of which may be the predominant variety. Bordeaux blends can vary in style, but most have good acidity and often a mineral overtone.