December 7, 2018, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Join us for a special Friday Pop-Up tasting from one of the world's most iconic regions: Bordeaux!
From great vintages come great wines and for Bordeaux, some say the reds from the 2016 vintage even outperform the legendary 96 point 2015 vintage!
If you haven't been drinking Bordeaux lately, these beautiful values offer the perfect reason to stock up and enjoy the fruits of a great vintage.
2017 Chateau les Reuilles Blanc
100% Sauvignon Blanc, this wine is a brilliant yellow color with green tints. It is intense in the mouth, showing strong characteristics of the Bordeaux expression of the Sauvignon grape, full of citrus fruit/leafy aromas. A refreshing acidity is balanced with notes that are almost sweet, and the finish shows great length.
Regular Price $11.99 per bottle, $143.88 per case
Sale Price $9.99 per bottle, $119.88 per case
2016 Chateau Jaron
Bordeaux Superieur, France
90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. Crushed strawberry/raspberry jam notes on the nose. Silky tannins in the mouth. Fruity finish with good length. Makes an excellent accompaniment to grilled white or red meats.
Regular Price $12.99 per bottle, $155.88 per case
Sale Price $10.99 per bottle, $131.88 per case
60% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon. The nose shows forest fruits and crushed strawberry notes. The mouth is rich with silky, ripe tannins and a concentrated body. Chateau La Plaige goes excellently with beef, lamb and other robust dishes.
Regular Price $15.99 per bottle, $191.88 per case
Sale Price $11.99 per bottle, $143.88 per case
2016 Chateau des Gravieres "Cuvee Prestige"
Graves, Bordeaux, France
80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon. Ruby colored in appearance. Chateau des Gravieres "Cuvee Prestige" shows red fruit and gentle oak on the nose. In the mouth, the attack is smooth with notes of vanilla, developing into the softest touch of sweetness. The finish shows a return to the red fruit and a touch of licorice. It also has decent length.
Regular Price $21.99 per bottle, $263.88 per case
Sale Price $16.99 per bottle, $203.88 per case
2016 Chateau Bellerive "Cru Bourgeois"
50% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Cabernet Franc, 2% Petit Verdot. The mix of grapes here makes for a complex wine. The Merlot brings red fruit and supple tannins, the Cabernets bring intense colour and the Petit Verdot adds a touch of spice, which is enhanced by the barrel ageing.
Regular Price $24.99 per bottle, $299.88 per case
Sale Price $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case