On the right side of the Estuary of Gironde, the Bordeaux wine road in Blaye & Bourg roll out the green carpet for a family authentic and creative winetourism. Each winetasting is a meetin with the winemaker and an history to share.
Our terroir represents:
3 AOC: Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux, Côtes-de-Bourg, Bordeaux and Bordeaux Supérieur.
Rolling landscapes run alongside the biggest European Estuary on which the setting sun’s rays reflect each evening.
Almost 10 500ha of vineyard for 850 winemakers.
Merlot which makes Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux’s wines all in fullness with a great aromatic scope and a beautiful tasting richness. And the touch of Malbec which gives to Côtes de Bourg’s wines a fresh and fruity accent.
To celebrate Bacchus, the Latin god of wine, these are the events which take place in Blaye Bourg Terres d’Estuaire :
April: the Spring of Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux wines Event.
June: From the quay to the cellars of Bordeaux, Bordeaux Supérieures
From June to September (Friday and Saturday) – Music and Gastronomy at the Côtes de Bourg wine bar
July: Open Doors in Côtes de Bourg
July: Dinner at Clos de l’Echauguette in the UNESCO citadel of Blaye
August: The Night of the terroir in Côtes de Bourg