An Intro To Bordeaux For HarlemEatUp

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BW Ecard Small This May, Bordeaux Wines will be the exclusive wine sponsor for the inaugural food and culture event, HarlemEatUp. The four day festival, founded by celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson and events producer, Herb Karlitz with support from longtime Harlem Ambassadors like President Bill Clinton, will celebrate the past, present and future of Harlem’s burgeoning culinary and cultural renaissance. Given the history, heritage, innovation and accessibility that has come to define the wines of our region, Bordeaux is an unexpected yet natural fit for the festival. Continue reading

Bordeaux Wine School Begins This Spring!

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Bordeaux Wine School

The Bordeaux Wine School is open this May for it’s 7-day Intensive Class in English. Beginning May 8th and ending May 14th, students have the option to study Technical, Practical or Grand Crus level courses. The course includes 60 hours of training across 7 days including visits to vineyards across Bordeaux and lunches in landmark locations around the region. 

The price for the course is 1287 Euros or 837 Euros for students. 

Enroll in Bordeaux Wine School today! 

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Springtime In Bordeaux

FILED UNDER: Bordeaux Ambassadors, Know Your Bordeaux, Viticulture, Wine 101

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Photo courtesy of Château Pey La Tour

For most of us, spring means flowers, picnics, and long walks outside (with a glass of white wine, of course). However, for Bordeaux’s winemakers, spring is an important – and busy! – step toward a great harvest. From Côtes de Bordeaux to Bordeaux Supérieur, check out these behind-the-scenes photos straight from the vineyards to see all of the action in Bordeaux this season.

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6 Spring Wines For Under $30

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Bordeaux Wines Spring

From France to America and all around the world, early April is a traditional time to gather with friends or family for some serious eating. Whether you’re celebrating Easter, Passover, or just the first few days of beautiful weather, Bordeaux’s wide range of colors and styles means there’s a wine that shines for any menu. Try these recommendations to make any Spring occasion pop – all under $30 dollars.

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Bordeaux Is Europe’s 2015 Top Tourist Destination!

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The results are in! According to a poll conducted by travel agency European Best Destinations, Bordeaux is Europe’s best travel destination for 2015, beating out historical sites like Athens and Lisbon. According to Decanter Magazine

Its victory is a promising sign for those seeking to develop wine tourism in the region, and particularly for the wine cultural museum, Cite des Civilisations du Vin, which is due to open next year

Is Bordeaux on your 2015 bucket list? Read the full article here. 

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