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Flashcards in Bordeaux Deck (10):
1

Where is Medoc?

Left bank, North of Bordeaux

2

Where is Graves?

Left Bank, Southwest of Bordeaux

3

What are the top red grape varieties in Bordeaux?

Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Petite Verdot,

4

Name the main rivers

Garonne & Dordogne. Meet to form the Gironde.

5

Name the 3 sections of Bordeaux

Left Bank: West of Garonne and Gironde

Right Bank: East & North of Dordogne & Gironde

Entre-Deux-Mers: Between the two rivers

6

Regions of Haut Medoc: North to South

St-Estephe

Paulliac

St-Julien

Listrac

Moulis

Margaux

7

Premier Crus - Medoc

Paullac: Chateau Lafite, Chateau Latour, Chateau Mouton-Rothschild (1973)

Margaux: Chateau Margaux

Pessac: Chateau Haut-Brion

8

What year were the Premier Cru's Designated

1855

9

What are the top grape varieties in Bordeaux?

Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Muscadelle

10

St. Emillion Premier Grand Cru's 

Chateau Ausone

Chateau Cheval Blanc