The southern part of the Left Bank is home to some of the most spectacular wines and styles of this French region. This class looks at the dry and sweet wines that are the specialties of this area. Bordeaux has been one of the most prominent and dominant wine regions of the world throughout history. Its very name is synonymous with opulence and iconic wines. Yet the big dollar signs and flashy châteaux are only part of the story. In this online class series we will explore all aspects of what makes these wines so well-known, the history of the region and the hidden gems that lie within still waiting to be discovered and appreciated.
Wines tasted during this class:
2015 La Sémillante de Sigalas Blanc Sec
2014 Croix de Carbonnieux
2015 Ch. De Cranne Loupiac