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Discover the Today’s Bordeaux selection, wines priced between $9 and $55, tasted by our Wine Buffs and guest judges that included leading sommeliers of the United States. These good value wines will delight your palate and let you explore the world of Bordeaux inexpensively. Meet the jury>

Château Guitignan 2011

A light, simple wine with a floral nose, hints of raspberry, cherry, plum and chocolate and a nice earthy finish with a touch of oak.

Color: Red

Appellation: Moulis

Grapes: 60% Merlot
32% Cabernet Sauvignon
5% Cabernet Franc
3% Petit Verdot

Tasting Note: Round & Full-bodied

Occasion: Enjoy Solo
Dinner Party

Food Pairing: Entrée: Dry cured pork, Cooked pork preserves
Plat principal: Volailles mijotés, Volailles rôties, Lapin, Porc
Cheeses: soft cheeses with pale rinds: Chaource, Brie, Camembert..., raw hard cheeses: Cantal, Saint-nectaire, Tome de Savoie..., Cooked hard cheeses: Emmental, Gruyère, Comté...

Awards: 2005 / Bronze / Concours Général Agricole de Paris
2007 / Argent / Concours Général Agricole de Paris
2006 / Argent / Challenge International du vin

Ageing: Aged in Barriques, New barrels: 30 %, Duration: 12 months

Price Range: $20-29

 
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Château Guitignan 2011

A light, simple wine with a floral nose, hints of raspberry, cherry, plum and chocolate and a nice earthy finish with a touch of oak.

Color: Red

Appellation: Moulis

Grapes: 60% Merlot
32% Cabernet Sauvignon
5% Cabernet Franc
3% Petit Verdot

Tasting Note: Round & Full-bodied

Occasion: Enjoy Solo
Dinner Party

Food Pairing: Entrée: Dry cured pork, Cooked pork preserves
Plat principal: Volailles mijotés, Volailles rôties, Lapin, Porc
Cheeses: soft cheeses with pale rinds: Chaource, Brie, Camembert..., raw hard cheeses: Cantal, Saint-nectaire, Tome de Savoie..., Cooked hard cheeses: Emmental, Gruyère, Comté...

Awards: 2005 / Bronze / Concours Général Agricole de Paris
2007 / Argent / Concours Général Agricole de Paris
2006 / Argent / Challenge International du vin

Storing: Aged in Barriques, New barrels: 30 %, Duration: 12 months

Price Range: $20-29

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