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The white Bordeaux blend is perhaps one of the most overlooked categories of wine in the world today. Up until the 1960s, vineyards in Bordeaux were dominated by white grape varieties, namely Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc and Muscadelle. However, changing tastes and fashions, as well as improved winemaking techniques making red Bordeaux more affordable to the general public, consigned white Bordeaux to the sidelines.... more
Bergerac Sec is an appellation for the dry white wines produced around the historic town of Bergerac in the south-west of France. It is one of 13 AOC-level appellations in the Bergerac region as a whole, which also include AOC Bergerac and AOC Cotes de Bergerac.
Bergerac is an historic wine region in the south-west of France, which derives its name from the market town at its center. The Bergerac region encompasses 13 appellations, including AOC Bergerac Sec, AOC Cotes de Bergerac and AOC Bergerac itself. The latter is a reasonably large and geographically widespread appellation, extending about 15 miles (25km) to the south a ... more
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