Regions of SW France
An introduction to the wine regions of South-West France....
We refer to "regions" rather than "region".
"That is because it isn’t really one region at all, but a mosaic made up of lots of small wine regions or sub-zones, many very traditional and some quite famous, but all believing they have more clout and potential together than they do divided. " Quentin Sadler's Wine Page.
"New" Names, "new" regions, "new" wine styles, DiscoverVin has found some hidden gems in the regions around Bordeaux and presents these appellations. As with all French wine 'terroir' is of upmost importance. The unique combination of terroir, climate and grape variety is the secret to the DiscoverVin Wines from the following appellations.
To view a map of the regions, Click Here