Bordeaux Wines

Posted by on Nov 8, 2011 in Bordeaux, French Wines, Wine Store Blog | 0 comments

Bordeaux Wines

What is a Bordeaux? Bor­deaux is prob­a­bly most rec­og­nized wine region in the world. It is the arche­typal ‘com­plex’ wine, usu­ally defined by, and known for using a blend of a cou­ple dif­fer­ent grapes from the region of the same name. There are many grape vari­eties grown in Bor­deaux, but the fol­low­ing are the noble (a clas­si­cal term used to describe the grapes tra­di­tion­ally asso­ci­ated with the high­est qual­ity wines) grapes of this area: Caber­net Sauvi­gnon –...

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