Archive for June, 2009 :
In June, Bordeaux’s vineyards are fragrant with the aromas of vines in flower. This is a key time in the winemaking year, when the quality of the coming vintage may be determined months in advance of the harvest. When spring has been free of weather-related problems such as an unusually-timed start to the growing season, […]
Wine Tours in France: Top 5 Things to Consider When Planning Your Dream Tour: 1. Time of year: The best time to go on a wine tour to France is March-June and October-November. Usually airfares are lower and the tourist season is usually not in full swing. September is a beautiful time to go to […]
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Located in the heart of the wine capital of the world, the Grand Hotel and Spa de Bordeaux is conveniently situated in the “Golden Triangle,” the heart of this historic city. Whether you plan to spend your time touring chateaux and vineyards or the beautiful city of Bordeaux, this luxury hotel in Bordeaux will provide ...
From Andrew Lampasone, Winewatch.com This is one of the hot new trends we are seeing coming out of Bordeaux – dry pink wines. Many folks in this country are afraid of pink wines, the fear is that they will be sweet a la White Zinfandel. Well contrary to popular belief the greatest pink wines are […]