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Good Value, High Quality Bordeaux Wine: Chateau Roc de Segur | Bordeaux Undiscovered – Nick's Blog

Good Value, High Quality Bordeaux Wine: Chateau Roc de Segur | Bordeaux Undiscovered – Nick's Blog | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it

It has flavours of rich blackberry cassis, ripe raspberries, cedar and spice with a hint of black cherry, herbs and earthiness. The tannins are velvety and supple; the wine is very well balanced and has a lovely long finish. Roc de Segur is an excellent food wine that pairs brilliantly with roast duck, venison, pheasant, lamb, beef and rich casseroles.

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2015 Oscars of Summer Winners

2015 Oscars of Summer  Winners | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it

s Each year, the Oscars of Summer competition awards the top six wines in the 2014 vintage in: Bordeaux Blanc – cool and vibrant Bordeaux Rosé – fruity and refreshing Bordeaux Clairet – luscious and ...

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2015 Oscars of Summer Winners

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Making the Most of Your Trip to Bordeaux

Making the Most of Your Trip to Bordeaux | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
As one of the largest wine regions, Bordeaux offers a myriad of different wines to satisfy just about any palate and any budget.
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Bordeaux is a fascinating wine region to visit. It is approximately a three hour drive southwest of Paris. Enjoy big, structured Cabernet Sauvignon wines showing black currants on the left Bank, soft rich Merlot-based wines showing dark cherry and plum on the Right Bank or delicious dessert wines just to the south. You will be among some of the world’s greatest and most historic wines.

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Wine Terms: Bordeaux Supérieur - The French Cellar

Wine Terms: Bordeaux Supérieur - The French Cellar | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
You may have seen the term ‘Bordeaux Supérieur’ on a wine label   What would you think if you saw the term ‘Bordeaux Supérieur’ on a wine’s label? Does it give you the impression that it is superior to other Bordeaux wines?
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Understand a label : Bordeaux and Bordeaux Superior

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2013 White Bordeaux Alphabetical Listing | Alphabetical Listing | News & Features | Wine Spectator

2013 White Bordeaux Alphabetical Listing | Alphabetical Listing | News & Features | Wine Spectator | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
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Here, find some White Bordeaux like Château d'Arsac, Château Bonnet, Château Cantenac-Brown, Domaine de Chevalier, Cos d'Estournel, Château Gillet, Château Monbousquet and others

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Meet the Sommelier: MICHAEL MADRIGALE of Dinex Group by Chef Daniel ... - Broadway World

Meet Sommelier Michael Madrigale of Chef Daniel Boulud's 'Dinex Group.'
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'Rare' vintage adds sweet finish to record low Bordeaux harvest - Malay Mail Online

'Rare' vintage adds sweet finish to record low Bordeaux harvest - Malay Mail Online | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
BORDEAUX, Dec 17 — It was another poor harvest this year for that most famous of French wines, but Bordeaux enthusiasts can celebrate a “rare” vintage blessed by an abundance of autumn sun, local producers say.
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Vinexpo 2015 in Bordeaux

World's largest #wine fair takes place in 120 days; it's only held once every 2 years #Bordeaux #France #Vinexpo http://t.co/Ek7V74lvkl
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Vinexpo coming soon in Bordeaux !

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Feeling better about Bordeaux, thanks to 2010 - The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

Feeling better about Bordeaux, thanks to 2010 - The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
You don't need to be rich or a name-dropper for these wines.
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An excellent article written by Joe Appel about Bordeaux.
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Bordeaux: looking back over the 2014 festival and forward to 2015 events

Bordeaux: looking back over the 2014 festival and forward to 2015 events | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Vitisphere Portail internet d'information - Bordeaux: looking back over the 2014 festival and forward to 2015 events
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Bordeaux - a party wine?

Bordeaux - a party wine? | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
The festive season is behind us and you may be all partied out. Normally everyone is thinking about a detox, dry January right now but perhaps we could party just a little longer. Bordeaux isn’t al...
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Wendy Narby put together a round-up of festivities featuring Bordeaux wines, in France and beyond. Lots of things going on!

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Chateau Owners From France Visit Houston for a Huge Wine-Tasting Event ... - Houston Press (blog)

Chateau Owners From France Visit Houston for a Huge Wine-Tasting Event ... - Houston Press (blog) | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it

If you're a lover of old world wines, specifically Bordeaux wines from France, you'll want to pay attention, because next...

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How to Find the Perfect Bordeaux White Wine - 2014 Today's Bordeaux Selection (long version) #2

Discover the Cool Side of White Bordeaux: http://bit.ly/bordeaux-white-wine Try our Occasion Selector at http://www.bordeaux.com/summer There is a Bordeaux w...
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April 2015 Wine of the Month Club's Limited Series: Bordeaux Blanc, 2013. Grand Verdus - YouTube

This April, we’re bringing you the best in the Limited Series Monthly Wine Club. Learn about this month’s excellent selection of wines, the Limited series mo...
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Tasting : Le Grand Verdus, White Bordeaux

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Air France sponsors Bordeaux wine fair

Air France sponsors Bordeaux wine fair | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Air France signed a sponsorship agreement with Vinexpo, the international wine and spirits fair taking place this year in Bordeaux.
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Vinexpo coming soon : here news about the event

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Le Grand Cercle des Vins de Bordeaux Wine Tasting - Dallas

Le Grand Cercle des Vins de Bordeaux Wine Tasting - Dallas | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
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Le Grand Cercle des Vins de BordeauxGrand Tasting Event
Wednesday, April 22nd, 20156PM - 8PM
CityPlace42nd floor2711 North Haskell AvenueDallas Texas 75204 
On Wednesday April 22nd, for one night only, 36 of the best wineries from the fam
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Tasting Event in Dallas.

Bordeaux Supérieur will be present with Balthus and Grands Vins de Reignac.

 

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Bordeaux Wines | Blog | Scenes From The Vineyard Spring Edition: Trellising Grapevines

Bordeaux Wines | Blog | Scenes From The Vineyard Spring Edition: Trellising Grapevines | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
What's happening in the vineyard in Spring?
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Bordeaux month by month

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The Bordeaux wine region is a natural wonder, with human help - The Australian

The Bordeaux wine region is a natural wonder, with human help - The Australian | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
SOME fine wine regions are born into greatness, products of a superb natural environment and climate that, given a great variety or two, create wines for the ages. Others, equally spectacular, are a product of circumstance.
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Bordeaux, the world’s most famous wine region, is another that has progressively built its reputation through manmade improvements to the land and refinements to the winemaking style

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About Sauvignon Blanc Wine - Taste, Regions and Food Pairing | Wine Folly

About Sauvignon Blanc Wine - Taste, Regions and Food Pairing | Wine Folly | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Sauvignon Blanc is one of the most popular wine grapes in the world. Its flavor characteristics range from green herbaceous notes to ripe stone fruits. Learn about the various styles of Sauvignon Blanc wine and how to best pair it with food.
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Focus on the Sauvignon Blanc : characteristic, taste and pairing.

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How well do you know Bordeaux wines? - YouTube

Whether you're a longtime Bordeaux lover or a curious wine newbie, we invite you to re-discover the wines of Bordeaux. From centuries of tradition combined w...
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Three Apps Not-To-Be-Missed for Bordeaux Wine & Tourism

Three Apps Not-To-Be-Missed for Bordeaux Wine & Tourism | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
  Bordeaux is recognized for its wines but also as an incredible tourist region. Here are three apps that will give you insight into the wines and region of Bordeaux. Smart Bordeaux focuses ex...
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The best apps for wine lovers | Ajax Galleries | decanter.com

The best apps for wine lovers | Ajax Galleries | decanter.com | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Mobile phones and tablets mean we now have the world at our fingertips. And that includes wine – whether it’s knowing the latest news, being entertained and educated, or organising our lives with just a few clicks. Matt Walls looks at the eight leading ap
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Decanter's top picks for wine apps and websites

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Decanter's top picks for wine apps and websites

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Discover the Wines of Bordeaux

Michael Fagan takes us on this memorable journey through the historic vineyards of Bordeaux in 2005. Discover why this region produces wine with such a prest...
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Here's a perfect video about Bordeaux and their wines. A video where Micheal Fagan take us in a journey in the whole Bordeaux.

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Why You May Be Drinking More Bordeaux In 2015

Why You May Be Drinking More Bordeaux In 2015 | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
The energy of a new generation has bolstered entrenched tradition while allowing new ideas to flourish....
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Here's a great article by John Mariani on Bordeaux

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The Best Wine Apps - Wall Street Journal

The Best Wine Apps - Wall Street Journal | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Whether you’re looking for a specific bottle or wanting to find the best price, there’s an app for you. Wall Street Journal wine columnist Will Lyons takes a look at the best.
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An article written by Will Lyons about all the applys about the Wine. 

Discover five wine apps worth seeking out available on tablets, smartphones, i-phone...


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