Haut Medoc

The Haut Medoc lies to the South of the Medoc overall area, beginning just north of Saint-Estephe and finishing close to the outskirts of the city of Bordeaux. It covers over 2 thirds of the entire Medoc appellation, and is without doubt, the most famous wine area in the world, covering more fine wine chateaux and appellations by hectare, than any other wine region in the world.

About & History

The appellation Haut Medoc applies to any wine that is produced from grapes grown in this area. Cabernet Sauvignon dominates on the cool, gravel-rich soils, with good drainage, which are the best for the development of this slow-ripening grape variety. The Merlot grape, which plays a supporting role to Cabernet Sauvignon in this area, performs best on the heavier clay soils, away from the river.

The Haut Medoc is home to four of the five Premier Cru Bordeaux designations – Pauillac, Saint-Estephe, Margaux and Saint–Julien. In addition, there are 2 other specified appellations, which are less known and recognised, but offer superb value for money for Bordeaux lovers and for those who are at the early stages of exploring the region.

Merchant
Loading
Bottle sizes
Loading
Colour
Loading
Country
Loading
Region
Loading
Brand
Loading
Producer
Loading
Category
Loading
Price range
Loading
Previous Next Page 1 of 4 (59 products)

Haut Medoc Wine Prices

Save 10%
Fortnum's Haut Medoc, Tours De Charmail Half ...
Case price from: £10.50
Per item: £10.50 £9.45
Save 50%
Ch Fontesteau Haut Medoc
Case price from: £9.99
Per item: £19.99 £9.99
Save 20%
Château de Sainte Gemme Haut-Médoc
Case price from: £11.99
Per item: £14.99 £11.99
IWSC Silver 2016
Save 14%
Ch Begadanet Haut Medoc
Case price from: £11.99
Per item: £13.99 £11.99
Save 19%
Comte de Baulieu , Haut Médoc
Case price from: £12.99
Per item: £15.99 £12.99
Save 18%
Chateau Barreyres Haut-Medoc
Case price from: £13.00
Per item: £13.00 £10.60 (with voucher)
Save 36%
Château Miqueu - Haut Médoc Cru Bourgeios Rou...
Case price from: £13.89
Per item: £13.89 £8.89 (with voucher)
Les Tours de Charmail Haut-Medoc 2016
Case price from: £13.95
Per item: £13.95
Our best prices:
Save 13%
Château Tour du Haut-Moulin Cru Bourgeois Hau...
Case price from: £13.99
Per item: £15.99 £13.99
Save 12%
Château Caronne St-Gemme Haut-Médoc
Case price from: £14.99
Per item: £16.99 £14.99
Save 17%
Château Tourteran Haut-Médoc , Bordeaux
Case price from: £14.99
Per item: £17.99 £14.99
Save 12%
Château de Malleret , Haut-Médoc
Case price from: £14.99
Per item: £16.99 £14.99
Our best prices:
Save 10%
Fortnum's Haut Médoc, Tours De Charmail
Case price from: £17.95
Per item: £17.95 £16.16
Our best prices:
Previous Next Page 1 of 4 (59 products)
Related Features
France
Why you should buy Taittinger Champagne
About Taittinger Taittinger is one of the leading brands of Champagne in the UK; renowned for its elegance and style, it’s seen not only in restaurants and on supermarket shelves, but being poured for A listers at events such as the BAFTAS. Currently the 7th biggest Champagne brand in the UK, it’s house blend is a more delicate style than many, due to the high proportion of the Chardonnay grape in the blend. Background to Taittinger Taittinger is one of the older Champagne houses, one of many…
France
Angela Mount's Top 10 French Wines At Waitrose Cellar
Waitrose continue to scoop up medals and awards galore for their wine range; the latest in a long line is being crowned ‘best supermarket for French wine’ in the recently announced Harpers 2014 French wine awards. The Waitrose French wine range is extensive and includes over 350 wines, ranging from tip top, premium classics, including some cleverly snapped up older vintages, to some of the very best and affordable French wines on the market. With an expert team of buyers, including a number of…
France
Try The Beaujolais Nouveau 2014
The third Thursday of November, all Beaujolais lovers celebrate the arrival of the new vintage of Beaujolais. Discover the 2014 vintage and its new style! Last year, Beaujolais Nouveau was wearing a dress thanks to a collaboration with the fashion world. For the 2014 vintage, they asked a French artist to design the bottle and illustrate the motto: Beaujolais Nouveau, a French art. Skywak is a young artist from Lille, Northern France, specialized in street art. He chose to work on a festive…
Showing 1 to 3 of 6 guides