The wines of the right bank are generally composed primarily of Merlot grape variety on this side of the shore for reds.
The wines were generally less powerful than the Médoc tannins, but offer a finesse and fruit that are attractive to those looking for these attributes. Here we find yet exceptional areas with such Château Cheval Blanc (Saint-Emilion), Petrus (Pomerol) ... A level rather heterogeneous quality but great discoveries in all ranges. Pomerol Saint Emilion Great Wines are many, and the beautiful small properties.
Finally, near Fronsac there is a general improvement in the quality of successful examples such as Chateau Moulin Haut-Laroque.