The noblest variety of Bordeaux, vitally important to the classic Medoc
wines, rich in color, aroma and depth Many of its classical traits have
been transplanted round the world, as far afield as California, Chile and
Australia. The complexities chat this grape can achieve transcend simplistic
comparisons to cedar, black currants or violets.
Synonyms: Bouchet, Bouschet sauvignon, Petit bouschet, Petit cabernet, Petite-vidure, Vidure