The Bordeaux area is classed as one of the most important wine regions and is within the Aquitaine region of South West France. This particular region produces over 700 million bottles of Bordeaux wine per year. The ancient Romans were the first people to cultivate and plant vineyards in Bordeaux, and these ruins can be found scattered over the entire region. Today, Bordeaux is the world’s most popular and sought after wine. It is the number one wine purchased by collectors for cellaring all over the world, and Bordeaux dominates the wine auction sales market.