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Cotes de Blaye

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The appellation named after the town of the same name (also Blayais) in the region Bordeaux lies on the right bank of the estuary Gironde opposite the one in the west Médoc, Winegrowing can be traced back to Roman times here. The area is also famous for the caves Par-Non-Pair with prehistoric rock paintings, which are as important as those of Lascaux (in Southwest France ) be valid. The vineyards cover around 6,500 hectares of vineyards on mainly clayey-chalky and...

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