Pessac-Léognan is an AOC (Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée) for wine produced in the Graves region of Bordeaux, France. The wines are made from a blend of grape varieties, including Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon. The AOC is known for producing high-quality dry white wines and red wines. The production is limited to a specific geographic area, including the towns of Pessac and Léognan, in the department of Gironde, France. The red wines are characterised by their rich, complex and elegant notes of black currant, cedar, and tobacco, with good tannins and acidity. The white wines are characterised by their rich, complex and elegant notes of citrus, mineral and floral notes with good acidity. The AOC was created in 1987, previously it was part of the Graves AOC. It is considered one of the most prestigious AOCs of Bordeaux.