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Wine Of The Week: A Bordeaux Supérieur

Wine Of The Week: A Bordeaux Supérieur | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
There is much more to the Bordeaux wine region than the select, highly sought-after classified growths (known as Grand Crus). Most of the fuss and attention are directed towards very expensive wines that require decades of aging to reach potential.
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Château Roc de Levraut 2010 has been chosen as the wine of the week on forbes.com! You'll also find three other Bordeaux AOC wines in this article written by Katie Kelly Bell.

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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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Anson: Bordeaux 2016 harvest report - how the vintage looks - Decanter

Anson: Bordeaux 2016 harvest report - how the vintage looks - Decanter | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Jane Anson on how Bordeaux 2016 is shapin
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The cultures of wine in Bordeaux, at La Cité du Vin

The cultures of wine in Bordeaux, at La Cité du Vin | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
In Bordeaux, you can discover all you ever wanted to know about wine at La Cité du Vin.
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Wine: break for the Bordeaux

Wine: break for the Bordeaux | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Yes, it’s France’s largest fine wine region, but Bordeaux also makes affordable bottles that are ideal for everyday summer drinking
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Jane Anson: Secret Bordeaux white wines - Decanter

Jane Anson: Secret Bordeaux white wines - Decanter | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Jane Anson hunts down two Bordeaux white wine-focused châteaux offering value and excellent quality, including one in the red wine Médo
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Bordeaux That Won't Break the Bank | Wine News & Features

Bordeaux That Won't Break the Bank | Wine News & Features | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
You can easily spend $500 on a bottle of first-growth Bordeaux, or you could pick up one these wines instead. Read wine news & features.
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5 affordable — yes — Bordeaux to try

5 affordable — yes — Bordeaux to try | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
PICKS | These all speak to a style and place of origin. And they’re ready to drink now.
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Duo bringing Carmenère back to Bordeaux - The Drinks Business

Duo bringing Carmenère back to Bordeaux - The Drinks Business | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
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In addition to Carmenère, Château Recougne, build in the early 17th-century, produces Bordeaux Superieur from Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc.
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"A pair of young winemakers in Bordeaux are putting their faith in Carmenère, bringing the variety, which has all but disappeared in France, back to its birthplace."

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In France, Rosé Tries To Shed Bottom-Of-The-Barrel Image - Worldcrunch

In France, Rosé Tries To Shed Bottom-Of-The-Barrel Image - Worldcrunch | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
TAVEL — Sun, heat, barbecue, holidays. This is the time of year when rosé reasserts itself. Restaurant terraces are bringing out the ice buckets that will keep the soft-colored bottles cool.
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Bordeaux Rosé : an other Rosé to consume in summer ! 

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Bordeaux group sends wine under the sea in a bid to accelerate ageing - Harpers Wine & Spirit Trade Review (registration)

Bordeaux group sends wine under the sea in a bid to accelerate ageing - Harpers Wine & Spirit Trade Review (registration) | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Harpers Wine & Spirit Trade Review (registration) Bordeaux group sends wine under the sea in a bid to accelerate ageing Harpers Wine & Spirit Trade Review (registration) Bordeaux wine group CA Grands Crus has sent a selection of wines to a secret...
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Bordeaux wine gets Geographical Indication status in China - decanter.com

Bordeaux wine gets Geographical Indication status in China - decanter.com | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Bordeaux wine is set to be protected as a registered geographical indication in China under the Provisions on the Protection of Geographical Indication Products.
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La Nuit en Rosé 2015

La Nuit en Rosé 2015 | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
New York-area pink fanatics rejoice! The world's first festival dedicated entirely to rosé wines and champagne returns to New York, June 25-27, on the Hornblower Infinity Yacht, sailing the Hudson ...
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Bordeaux is timeless, but is it still timely?

Bordeaux is timeless, but is it still timely? | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
WINE | As globalization seeds the growth of emerging wine regions, the French flagship tries to keep pace.
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Vinexpo reaffirms Bordeaux as wine capital of the world - Malay Mail Online

Vinexpo reaffirms Bordeaux as wine capital of the world - Malay Mail Online | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
PARIS, June 9 — From June 14-18, Bordeaux will live up to its nickname as the wine capital of the world more than ever. The biggest event of its kind, Vinexpo, will set up shop along the lake, at the Parc des Expositions.
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Rosenthal DiVino Red Wine Bordeaux Glass | Review/Test

Review about Rosenthal DiVino Red Wine Bordeaux Glass Hello, this is LogiReview a generative user- content summary of real user experience, in one shor
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Red the Best Bet for Bordeaux's 2016 Harvest | Wine News & Features

Red the Best Bet for Bordeaux's 2016 Harvest | Wine News & Features | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
It's unlikely to be a memorable year for white Bordeaux, but the reds are promising plenty. Read the latest wine news & features on wine-searcher
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American billionaire buys Chateau Gaby in Bordeaux - Decanter

American billionaire buys Chateau Gaby in Bordeaux - Decanter | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
A billionaire US businessman has bought three châteaux on Bordeaux's right bank, including Château Gaby, for an undisclosed fee.
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Bordeaux 2016 reds: Dry skies mean waiting game - Decanter

Bordeaux 2016 reds: Dry skies mean waiting game - Decanter | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Hopes are rising for Bordeaux's re
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MICHAEL MADRIGALE, TOP SOMMELIER, PRESENTS 2016 PLANET BORDEAUX SELECTION

MICHAEL MADRIGALE, TOP SOMMELIER, PRESENTS 2016 PLANET BORDEAUX SELECTION | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it

Sommelier Michael Madrigale's Selection By Blind Tasting of 30 Bordeaux Wines Priced Between $10-$50

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Why you should go for the Bordeaux that aren’t collector’s items

Why you should go for the Bordeaux that aren’t collector’s items | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
WINE | They’re affordable and ready to pour, and can be surprisingly easy to drink.
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Bordeaux on track for ‘best vintage since 2010’

Bordeaux on track for ‘best vintage since 2010’ | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
BORDEAUX ON TRACK FOR ‘BEST VINTAGE SINCE 2010! #Bordeaux #wine http://t.co/NSCUVo4eZL http://t.co/BSoAQgkTvh
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"The rain that fell over much of the Bordeaux region last weekend appears to have been too little and too late to spoil what is being predicted by many Bordelais to be the best vintage since 2010, writes Geoffrey Dean."
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EVENT OF THE MONTH

EVENT OF THE MONTH | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it

Trade and press travel to Bordeaux with Michael Madrigale, the Ambassador of Planet Bordeaux Wines

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Back to the Press Trip ! 

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HOW TO: Make Your Own Bordeaux Style Red Wine Blend | VinePair

HOW TO: Make Your Own Bordeaux Style Red Wine Blend | VinePair | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Do you want to make your own wine but can't buy a vineyard? Here's how to make your own special Bordeaux style red wine blend at home.
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Chinese actress sells Bordeaux wine on Tmall.com - Wines-Info.Com

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Chinese movie star Carina Lau opened up her online wine shop on Tmall.com, working with Bordeaux's Taillan Group to sell their wines.
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Complete All About Bordeaux Wine Guide to Bordeaux and its Wines

Complete All About Bordeaux Wine Guide to Bordeaux and its Wines | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
Complete All About Bordeaux WIne Guide, detailed histories, wine tasting notes, wine buying guides, images, profiles on all major chateau, maps and more
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Top Vinexpo Bordeaux 2015 spirits showcases - The Spirits Business

Top Vinexpo Bordeaux 2015 spirits showcases - The Spirits Business | Planet Bordeaux - The Heart & Soul of Bordeaux | Scoop.it
The Spirits Business Top Vinexpo Bordeaux 2015 spirits showcases The Spirits Business All eyes are firmly on Bordeaux as it anticipates the arrival of the drinks industry's leading brands in the most inclusive and immersive exhibition of the summer...
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