Learn About Ch. Rauzan-Despagne
In the 17th Century this wine estate’s buildings were used as a hunting lodge, before being converted into a magnificent summer residence by a Bordeaux wine trader. Nowadays, the vines surrounding the Chateau are just a fifteen-minute drive from Bordeaux city centre.
Our Reserve range will introduce you to a new generation of Bordeaux wines. Great aromatic purity, loads of fruit, smoothness and easy drinking are to be expected.
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 Red Blends
Bordeaux Blends The Fab Five With so much history under its belt, it's no wonder that Bordeaux has figured out the recipe to produce amazing wines. Centuries of making (and drinking) wine led to the blend that has become synonomous with Bordeaux. Winemakers in the New World replicate this formula to create successful blends in their respective regions - you may see Bordeaux blends...
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