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Understanding the Terroir of Bordeaux

Essentials
30 min
Beginner
Fun for Family Gatherings
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Land. Climate. Know-how. These three elements create the range of legendary terroir that propelled Bordeaux into the spotlight as one of the world’s top wine regions. Climate, topography, waterways and the Atlantic Ocean have a powerful influence on Bordeaux vineyards, and ultimately the wine in your glass. Some of the top Châteaux in the region open their doors and cellars to show how winemakers adapt to these conditions and the shifting elements.

9

Wine IQ Points

What you'll learn

  • Main subregions of Bordeaux

  • Climate and soils of Bordeaux

  • Regional grape varieties

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Understanding the Terroir of Bordeaux

Understanding the Terroir of Bordeaux

Tasting Kit

Taste in real-time with our wine advisors. Three 750ml bottles. Designed for two to six people.

Upcoming sessions

Nicole Muscari

Sat, Jul 3 | 11:00 PM

Nicole Muscari

English
Owen Huzar

Thu, Jul 8 | 11:00 PM

Owen Huzar

English



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