The Bordeaux Blend: Appellation, Derivation, Extrapolation

Jeff & Chuck's, Mountain View, California
Tasted Saturday, April 21, 2012 by europat55 with 173 views

Introduction

Notes from the organizer:

Toujours Bordeaux! There are a total of six different varietals that may legally be blended in the wines of Bordeaux, France. This "recipe" has been imitated throughout the world as the model for great red wine. In order to understand the character of these unique grapes, we will first be sampling each as a single varietal and then tasting a range of blends from around the world.

Flight 1 - First Flight: Dramatis Personae (6 Notes)

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Flight 2 - Second Flight: "... greater than the sum of its parts..." (6 Notes)

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