Lobsterfest! Lobster that Knows How to Roll with Bordeaux Wine [LOBSTER RUMBLE]

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[These lobsters know how to drink!] Lobsterfest. This week we were happy to sponsor Tasting Table’s Third Annual Lobster Rumble Roll in NYC. And let me tell you, Bordeaux wines hit the rumble with our top contenders for summer: white … Continue reading

Today’s Bordeaux: Chateau La Tour de Bessan, 2008

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Chateau La Tour de Bessan, 2008 Tasting notes from our Le Wine Buff Mollie Battenhouse: From the Margaux appellation, which is in the left bank. Known for the deep gravel soils, the wines there are really elegant, structured, and beautiful … Continue reading

Today’s Bordeaux: Chateau Plain Point, 2008

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Chateau Plain Point, 2008 Tasting notes from our Le Wine Buff Mollie Battenhouse: On the nose, there’s vanilla and spice as well as herbaciousness and minerality. On the palate, bright, juicy with acidity, black fruits, gravel, cedar, herbaceous spice, with … Continue reading

Today’s Bordeaux – Chateau Laubes, 2010

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Chateau Laubes, 2010 Feels like summer’s on its way with this one! Tasting notes from our Le Wine Buff Mollie Battenhouse: On the palate, it’s silky, with tropical fruits, a bit of apricot, and is unoaked, so the flavors of … Continue reading

Today’s Bordeaux: Castelnau de Suduiraut, 2007

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Castelnau de Suduiraut, Sauternes Sweet White, 2007 Keeping it sweet this week with a Sauternes! A Valentine’s Day treat (hint hint guys)! And the tasting notes from our Le Wine Buff Mollie Battenhouse: [90% Semillon, 10% Sauvignon Blanc] Second label … Continue reading