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Bordeaux Impulse: Chateau Argadens Bordeaux Red and White

Bordeaux Impulse: Chateau Argadens Bordeaux Red and White | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Fellow wine lovers, since 1883 the Sichel family have been merchants of the finest Bordeaux wines, with one generation succeeding the last, and the sixth generation of Sichel who are now at the hel...
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Fine article on Château Argadens, produced by the Sichel family. 

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Bordeaux Without The Bloodshed | Intoxicology Report by Chris Kassel

Bordeaux Without The Bloodshed | Intoxicology Report by Chris Kassel | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
AOC Bordeaux Supérieur (...) tend to carry higher price tags than straight-shooting Appellation Bordeaux Controlee, but in the grand scheme of this often over-priced region, not that much higher. If the ‘sweet spot’ for a balanced, drinkable, identifiably ‘characteristic’ Bordelaise wine is around $25, the following gang of five, imported by Planet Bordeaux, are all under $15.

An excellent low-end introduction to the multifarious flavors and fragrances available in the wine capital of the world.
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Chris Kassel summed it up well in his article on his Intoxicology Report: ”No B.S. in Bordeaux Supérieur.”

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Planet Bordeaux makes affordable pitch to U.S. consumers - Wine - The Detroit News

Planet Bordeaux makes affordable pitch to U.S. consumers - Wine - The Detroit News | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it

These wines offer the classic character of the most famous wine region in the world. The goal, according to the Syndicat des Bordeaux et Bordeaux Superieur, which is promoting the Planet Bordeaux campaign, is to show Americans that Bordeaux is about more than costly classified growths — “it’s about the people who make the wine, the land that grows it, and the lifestyle that surrounds it.”

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Yes, Bordeaux wines can be affordable! An excellent review about Planet Bordeaux and Bordeaux Supérieur wines with great suggestions.

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