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Bordeaux wines for everyone
Yes, outstanding bordeaux wines may be affordable !
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Destination Photo of the Week: Cruising into Bordeaux, France

Destination Photo of the Week: Cruising into Bordeaux, France | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
We noticed which wines the locals were buying. Following their lead, we selected three bottles of Bordeaux wine that were priced between 8 and 9 Euros each...
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Bordeaux Enologist Pascal Ribéreau-Gayon Dies | News | News & Features | Wine Spectator

Pascal Ribéreau-Gayon, one of the world’s most prominent enologists, died in Bordeaux the night of May 15. He had enormous influence as a professor, researcher, consultant and author...
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Apéros Bordeaux Montreal at Accords | | girl on wine

Apéros Bordeaux Montreal at Accords | | girl on wine | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
There’s a new wine-themed event series in town: Apéros Bordeaux. Each event will take place at a Montreal wine bar, with several Bordeaux wines on tap
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L’appli Smart Bordeaux devient multi-plateforme !

L’appli Smart Bordeaux devient multi-plateforme ! | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Smart Bordeaux effectue aujourd’hui ses reconnaissances visuelles sur plus de 8 200 vins de Bordeaux, et en présente presque 16000!
180 000 scans ont été réalisés par les utilisateurs sur les 4 derniers mois.
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Séduction, vin et vidéo | Miss GlouGlou

Séduction, vin et vidéo | Miss GlouGlou | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Vous avez remarqué comme le vin est toujours étroitement lié à l'amour? Certaines maisons n'ont pas hésité...
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Four French wines you can afford - The Wine Curmudgeon

Four French wines you can afford - The Wine Curmudgeon | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Planet Bordeaux is a marketing effort to give well-made and well-priced wine from the less famous parts of the French region of Bordeaux exposure they don't normally get. The Twitter tasting was part...
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A Taste of Another Planet | Swirl, Sip, Snark

A Taste of Another Planet | Swirl, Sip, Snark | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
We had the opportunity to get some more Bordeaux samples to participate in a twitter tasting last Friday, we were all in. Just in time for...
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2010 Sirius Bordeaux Blanc | French Wines | White Wine Reviews | The Good Wine Guru

2010 Sirius Bordeaux Blanc | French Wines | White Wine Reviews | The Good Wine Guru | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
This was a great deck wine for a hot day and a great pairing for some seafood or light hors d’oeuvres during a cocktail party. If you’re looking for a new white wine...
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Bordeaux-Undiscovered: Bordeaux Becomes A Designer Label

Bordeaux-Undiscovered: Bordeaux Becomes A Designer Label | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
You won't be surprised to learn that two Bordeaux chateaux have commissioned fashion designers to create labels for their wines...
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blog bordeaux-bordeaux supérieur - Girly Tasting

blog bordeaux-bordeaux supérieur - Girly Tasting | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
A jury composed only of Women (readers of French magazine "Elle") selected 6 Bordeaux blanc, 6 Bordeaux rose & 6 Bordeaux clairet to be enlighted by Planet Bordeaux for its promotion program in 2011. Video of the tasting.
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Special Events - Winefest - SF Giants

Special Events - Winefest - SF Giants | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
In France, pairing wine and sport in not legal. In US, yes you can enjoy Major League Baseball and follow wineries at the same time!

"First Annual pregame Winefest at AT & T Park Saturday June 11th"
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Taste-Live with Planet Bordeaux

Taste-Live with Planet Bordeaux | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Dezel, wine lover and enthusiast, describes his experience of twitter live tasting of everyday Bordeaux :
"Hello Friends,
This past Friday, I joined an online cast of enthusiastic wine bloggers and participated in the Planet Bordeaux Twitter Taste-Live event. This event was organized by..."
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Top Spring and Bordeaux Wine Pairings – The Official Bordeaux Wines Blog

Top Spring and Bordeaux Wine Pairings – The Official Bordeaux Wines Blog | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Spring has arrived. And along with the light weather (rain, anyone?), comes an array of welcoming and sensational in-season produce.
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Tasting White Bordeaux From Entre Deux Mers « What's Worth Drinking

Tasting White Bordeaux From Entre Deux Mers « What's Worth Drinking | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Entre Deux Mers is one of my go-to wine appellations, and a region where you can typically get the wines for an absolute steal. Located between the Dordogne and Garonne rivers, Entre Deux Mers, whose name translates...
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7 Memorial Day Wine Picks from La Cave Warehouse

7 Memorial Day Wine Picks from La Cave Warehouse | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Mission St. Vincent, Bordeaux Blanc 2009

This Bordeaux Blanc is a top quality wine made of 100% Sauvignon Blanc selected from vines of at least 30 years of age that have been de-stemmed and very gently pressed...
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Bordeaux puts wine at heart of revival strategy

Bordeaux puts wine at heart of revival strategy | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Both the city and struggling winegrowers should benefit from a project that mayor Alain Juppe's office hopes will generate 750 new jobs, 40 million euros in annual revenue and 400,000 visitors a year
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Renaud SUBRA - Graphiste à Bordeaux

Renaud SUBRA - Graphiste à Bordeaux | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Un Défi ! Construire une image forte et pertinente. Détoner dans le paysage des étiquettes bordelaises, timides...
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Pensez à la levrette pour une soirée réussie | Miss GlouGlou

Pensez à la levrette pour une soirée réussie | Miss GlouGlou | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Et bien la Levrette, ce n'était pas comme je l'imaginais. Je l'attendais bestiale, fougueuse, un brin dominatrice, bref vous me suivez...
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Château Ballan Larquette Rosé 2009

I love rosés. And Château Ballan Larquette Rosé 2009 is no exception. It’s a sophisticated rosé with the usual strawberry notes, but...
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The Reverse Wine Snob: 2010 Dourthe La Grande Cuvée Sauvignon Blanc Bordeaux

The Reverse Wine Snob: 2010 Dourthe La Grande Cuvée Sauvignon Blanc Bordeaux | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
The 2010 Dourthe La Grande Cuvée Sauvignon Blanc Bordeaux exhibits aromas of grapefruit, citrus, and lemon, but not in an overpowering or grassy way. The taste is light and...
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The Reverse Wine Snob: 2010 Château de Fontenille Bordeaux Clairet

The Reverse Wine Snob: 2010 Château de Fontenille Bordeaux Clairet | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
The 2010 Château de Fontenille Bordeaux Clairet is really a bridge between red and white wines for proponents of each grape. This is basically a red wine without the tannins...
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Counterfeits and thefts targeted by the CNAOC : Bordeaux Wine News

Counterfeits and thefts targeted by the CNAOC : Bordeaux Wine News | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
It’s time to make protection of the appellations a priority. This is an essential element in the defense of trademarks...
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Vinexpo : the international wine & sirits exhibition

Vinexpo : the international wine & sirits exhibition | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Vinexpo, major planet event in the wine business, will lead thousands of wine professionals exhibitors & clients to Bordeaux.
From June 19 to 23.
"Give your business a boost"
but keep cool driving on Bordeaux ringroad ;-)
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Spring Whites : The Verdict | youngtastebuds

Spring Whites : The Verdict | youngtastebuds | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
Linda & Chris are fashioned by affordable & tasty wines. Looking for QPR :
"So here I am, all excited to ring in spring with some nice, crisp, French whites..."
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Luccios Brut Crémant De Bordeaux

Luccios Brut Crémant De Bordeaux | Bordeaux wines for everyone | Scoop.it
In Canada, you can find this outstanding sparkling Bordeaux.
I tasted myself, and recommend it!

"Aromas of citrus, spice and bread dough abound on the delightfully complex nose. The palate is dry, with grapefruit, yellow melon and an underlying savoury spice..."
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