Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day the Bordeaux Way!

FILED UNDER: Art of Living, Grapes, Holidays, Know Your Bordeaux, White Wine

Saint Patrick’s day is synonymous with green foods and Guinness but there is a different route to take when it comes to celebrating the Irish and the country’s famous green hue (seriously though, the grass in Ireland is so green). … Continue reading

#WineCrushWednesday: Meet Jean-Jacques and Fabrice Dubourdieu of Château Cantegril

FILED UNDER: Appellations, Bordeaux Ambassadors, Buying & Choosing Wine, Know Your Bordeaux, Viticulture, White Wine

This week’s #WineCrushWednesday are two brothers taking over the family business.  Jean-Jaques and Fabrice Dubourdieu Jean-Jacques (34) and Fabrice (37) are the sons of famed enologist Denis Dubordieu. Jean-Jacques is a member of Bordeaux Oxygène, an organization of Bordeaux’s newest … Continue reading

Goals for Winelovers in 2016

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Now that all the hype about New Year’s resolutions has died down, it’s time to realistically think about the year ahead of you. What do you want to do? What kind of person do you want to be? Making resolutions … Continue reading

7 Affordable White Bordeaux To Celebrate Summer: Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte Blanc 2011

FILED UNDER: Appellations, Grapes, Know Your Bordeaux, White Wine, Wine 101

Summer is the season for white wine and there’s no better wine to celebrate with than an affordable white Bordeaux. For lovers of Sauvignon Blanc and easy drinking dry white wines, Bordeaux offers a range of whites from crisp and … Continue reading

7 Affordable White Bordeaux To Celebrate Summer: Chateau Larrivet Haut Brion Blanc 2011

FILED UNDER: Appellations, Grapes, Know Your Bordeaux, White Wine, Wine 101

Summer is the season for white wine and there’s no better wine to celebrate with than an affordable white Bordeaux. For lovers of Sauvignon Blanc and easy drinking dry white wines, Bordeaux offers a range of whites from crisp and … Continue reading