Saint-Estephe wine appellation in the Bordeaux region of France

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Saint-Estephe wine appellation
Wine appellation

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Sue Dyson and Roger McShane
Country: France

Saint-Estephe is a wine appellation in the Bordeaux region of France covering just one commune (Saint Estephe) in the Gironde department. It was first established on the 14th November 1936.
Saint Estephe is an appellation for red wines only. The wine can be made from Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenère, Malbec (locally known as Cot), Merlot and Petit Verdot.
A good value wine from this appellation that is worth trying is the Chateau Meyney St-Estephe.
 
     
     
     


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