Bordeaux Essentials
Essentials
45 min
Beginner
Essentials
45 min
Beginner
Bordeaux is one the most famous wine regions in the world, and one of the most complex. Everything you need to know – from grapes to geography and wine styles – to pick out a great bottle of Bordeaux.
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Bordeaux is one the most famous wine regions in the world, and one of the most complex. Everything you need to know – from grapes to geography and wine styles – to pick out a great bottle of Bordeaux.

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Look Inside

7 min
Welcome
6 min
Geography
12 min
Grape Varieties
5 min
Climate
6 min
Soil
8 min
Wrap Up

What you'll learn

  • Geography and main subregions of Bordeaux

  • Main grape varieties

  • Climate in the region

  • Diversity of soil types

People you'll meet

Thierry Valette
Clos Puy Arnaud
Thierry Valette
Winemaker
Clos Puy Arnaud
Thierry Valette
Winemaker
Paul Garcin
Château Haut-Bergey
Paul Garcin
Owner
Château Haut-Bergey
Paul Garcin
Owner
François Despagne
Château Grand Corbin Despagne
François Despagne
Owner
Château Grand Corbin Despagne
François Despagne
Owner
Jean-Marie Bouldy
Château Bellegrave
Jean-Marie Bouldy
Owner
Château Bellegrave
Jean-Marie Bouldy
Owner

Points you'll earn

9
Wine IQ Points

Tasting Kit

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Bordeaux Essentials Tasting Kit
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