A class of claret wines, including several varieties, from the district of Médoc in the department of Gironde.
A section of Bordeaux on the west bank of the Gironde Estuary known for great red wines; Margaux, St.-Estèphe and Pauillac are three leading AOCs in the Médoc.
(May-dawk) - The peninsula between the Gironde River and the sea, center of the Bordeaux vineyard area. See "Haut-Médoc."
Region of Bordeaux
(meh-dock) important red wine district in Bordeaux
Largest wine district in Bordeaux, and its most important.
Medoc is a district in the Bordeaux region, known for it's red wine.
Red wines obtained from vines such as cabernet sauvignon and the cabernet franc.