Saint Macaire

This page could use a helping hand. Please add a description for this grape?

People getting updates on Saint Macaire Wines

Saint Macaire on Snooth

  • The golden wines of Bordeaux are a sweet force with which to be reckoned. While Sweet Bordeaux white wines are revered for quality they’ve been pigeonholed as “dessert wines”. This is beginning to change. I do not mean to imply that these wines are completely unsuitable for dessert. It would be folly to make the suggestion. What I wish to illumi... Read More

    From the article It's a New Era in Sweet Bordeaux


  • Chateau Cinc-Hilhs Cotes de Bordeaux Saint-Macaire 2011

    Snoothrank:

    I bought this bottle of wine for £6 from a shop in London [www.thesampler.co.uk].Cotes de Bordeaux Saint-Macaire is a tiny appellation [only 65 hectares under vine] originally created in 1937,although there has been viticulture here for centuries,for white wines [dry and sweet] from 10 communes around the small medieval town of Saint-Macaire.Thi... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906


  • Very hard to find!

    Comment by 2106310Mszen 2106310 Mszen


  • Chateau Argadens Bordeaux Superieur 2009

    Snoothrank:

    This Côtes de Bordeaux-Saint-Macaire wine (using the Bordeaux Supérieur appellation for reds of the region) has a blackberry nose with tobacco notes. Mouth-feel is lightish with little grip and more damson plum than blackberry, but though lacking great depth or core (surely not expected), the wine is reasonably smooth and innocuous on the palat... Read More

    Wine review by zufrieden


  • Cotes de Bordeaux Saint-Macaire Ormiel Moelleux 2002

    Snoothrank:

    Sweeter than Graves but less sweet than Sauternes. We had this post-thanksgiving dinner with some strong blue cheese and it was absolutely perfect. It was medium bodied, not to rich but not thin either. Nice petrol-qualities like you might find in an aged Riesling. I've never had another wine like it! Very unique! Read More

    Wine review by ergodos


1




Best Wine Deals

See More Deals

Recent Forum PostsView all


Saint Macaire wine ratings and reviews





Snooth Media Network