A Bordeaux wine is any wine produced in the Bordeaux region of France, centred on the city of Bordeaux and covering the whole area of the Gironde department, with a total vineyard area of over 120,000 hectares, making it the largest wine growing area in France. Average vintages produce over 700 million bottles of Bordeaux wine, ranging from large quantities of everyday table wine, to some of the most expensive and prestigious wines in the world. Eighty-nine percent of wine produced in Bordeaux is red. There are 54 appellations of Bordeaux wine.

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Red Grapes (by area)

Merlot - 62%, Cabernet Sauvignon - 25%,

Cabernet Franc - 12%,

Petit Verdot, Malbec and Carménère - 1% in total


White Grapes (by area)

Sémillon - 54%,

Sauvignon blanc - 36%,

Muscadelle - 7%,

Ugni blanc, Colombard

and Folle blanche - 3% in total