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A Goldmine Of Planet Bordeaux Wines Chicago Edition | Planet Bordeaux

A Goldmine Of Planet Bordeaux Wines Chicago Edition | Planet Bordeaux | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it

Meet and mingle with 20 Bordeaux winemakers at A Goldmine Of Planet Bordeaux Wines on Friday, April 19th, 2013 from 5.00PM to 8.00PM. The event will be held on the spectacular 99th Floor at Skydeck in Willis Tower, at 233 South Wacker Drive in Chicago.

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Tickets for the Chicago edition of the Goldmine event are available! Visit our website and order yours now.

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Bordeaux wines aren't just red, & they don't have to be expensive to be good. Give these a try
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The Wine Cellar: Values in Bordeaux wines worth seeking out

The Wine Cellar: Values in Bordeaux wines worth seeking out | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
For sheer variety, quality and value on a grand scale, France's vast Bordeaux wine-growing region leads the way. Thousands of producers offer terrific selections across ...
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Great article by Dave DeSimone on the excellent Quality Price Ratio of many Bordeaux wines, including Bordeaux and Bordeaux Supèrieur AOCs.

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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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42 Bordeaux Red Wines For Your Holiday Dinner

42 Bordeaux Red Wines For Your Holiday Dinner | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
This classic, storied region is also home to many delicious, value-driven offerings.
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BWW Features: BORDEAUX Launches New Advertising and Branding Campaign - Broadway World

BWW Features: BORDEAUX Launches New Advertising and Branding Campaign - Broadway World | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
The Bordeaux Wine Council (CIVB) launched a new international advertising and branding campaign across seven key markets.
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Here's an article about the new campaign of Bordeaux Wine : creative, innovative and young !

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The three stages of wine tasting - Telegraph

The three stages of wine tasting - Telegraph | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
In this video, find out how to correctly taste wine from Bordeaux and follow three simple steps to determine its age, aromas and balance
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Here's a video about the stages of the tasting wine. All your senses are concerned : eyes, nose and mouth of course !

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Wine 101: A Quick Lesson on Bordeaux and Bordeaux Supérieur

Wine 101: A Quick Lesson on Bordeaux and Bordeaux Supérieur | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Accompanying the two wines recently sent to me for review was this message, “As you may know, Planet Bordeaux wines include 7 AOC’s –  Bordeaux Blanc, Bordeaux Supérieur, Bordeaux Supérieur Blanc, Bordeaux Rosé, Bordeaux Clairet, Bordeaux Rouge and...
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The aim of Planet Bordeaux is to share the wines and art de vivre of Bordeaux, but also to connect and keep in stride with today’s American lifestyle, and budget.

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Dry white Bordeaux wines

The Bordeaux region also produces dry white wines. What are their characteristics ?
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Here's the characteristics of dry white Bordeaux wines 

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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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Bordeaux wine recovers from low harvest with 'rare' vintage

Bordeaux wine recovers from low harvest with 'rare' vintage | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
It was a poor harvest for that most famous of French wines, but Bordeaux enthusiasts can celebrate a vintage blessed by an abundance of sun.

Via Vitabella Luxury Wine / Twitter @Vitabellawine / Also check www.vitabella.fr
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2014 was a low-volume year for the production of Bordeaux, but it benefited from an abundance of autumn sun.
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Bordeaux wines. There is so much to discover

Bordeaux wines. There is so much to discover | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Discover our roots, our creativity, our colors, our pairings. Play our game and enter for a chance to win a trip to Bordeaux. bordeauxwine
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All about Bordeaux wines in a video. 

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Bordeaux Wines Great Treasure Hunt

Bordeaux Wines Great Treasure Hunt | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
I played the Unlock Bordeaux game. Try it and enter for a chance to win a trip to Bordeaux and many other prizes!
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A new campaign launched by the CIVB with a funny game to understand and learn the Bordeaux vineyard.

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Bordeaux not 'too expensive' - The Drinks Business

Bordeaux not 'too expensive' - The Drinks Business | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
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“There is a desire to put a strong emphasis on Bordeaux's white wines and gain recognition for them,” said Sichel.
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An article about the not too expensive price of Bordeaux wine. Extract from an interview given by A. Sichel.

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