Bordeaux Wine: On the Front lines of the Grapevines Last year, over three million tourists traveled to France with more than 700,000 of them making a grape escape to the Bordeaux wine region. Most people will live their entire life and never get a chance to travel to the world’s most well known wine region.
The Best of Bordeaux Wine for Under $50 Bucks Many people think of Bordeaux wine as out of reach. At a recent wine tasting of the Merlot driven red wine appellation of Saint-Émilion, I learned the wines from the Bordeaux’s Right Bank are elegant, balanced, and pleasing on the palate and the pocketbook. Over 30
Russell Crowe Narrates Wine Documentary “Red Obsession,” a new wine documentary produced by Warwick Ross and David Roach, and narrated by Russell Crowe, brings the wine world’s biggest names to the big screen and explores the growing Chinese obsession with Bordeaux wines. I had the opportunity to screen the 75 minute film which features an appearance by filmmaker and winemaker Francis Ford
CATEGORY: Wine Education | DATE: February 17th, 2013
What Makes the Golden Wines of Bordeaux So Sweet? Long before Château Coutet was classified as a First Growth in 1855, Thomas Jefferson, proclaimed Château Coutet as the best Sauternes from Barsac way back in 1787. Today, as the oldest and largest Barsac estate, Château Coutet stays true to its tradition of distinction and quality. While