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Vignoble Roux Chateau Laforet Moelleux, Bordeaux, France

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Wine Notes

Indicative blend: 50% Semillon and 50% Muscadelle


Grape Variety: Bordeaux Blend White

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.

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Region Hierarchy
  • Bordeaux wine region

    Bordeaux, in the south-west of France, needs little introduction to anyone with an interest in wine. One of the world's most prolific wine regions, it also manages to rank among the most famous and prestigious. The secret of Bordeaux's success lies in the three trump cards of its wine portfolio: diversity, quality and quantity. (© Copyright material, Wine-Searcher.com)

    The majority of Bordeaux wines are the dry, medium-bodied reds which made the region famous. The finest (and most expensive) of these come from the great chateaux of the Medoc (particularly those in the villages of Pauillac and Margaux) and of the 'right bank', in Saint-Emilion and Pomerol.

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  • France wine region

    France is arguably the world's most important wine-producing country. For centuries, it has produced wine in greater quantity – and of reportedly greater quality – than any other nation. Wine is ingrained in French culture at almost every level of society; it is the drink of both the elite and the common people, and a key symbol in Roman Catholicism, France's majority religion.

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