USQ I Around the World with Bordeaux VarietalsDecember 1 2019 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
13 E. 13th Street, New York 10003
Do you love all the grapes, styles, and blends of Bordeaux, from rich Cabernet Sauvignon, plush Merlot, crisp Sauvignon Blanc, or even luscious and sweet Sémillon blends? Join us as we explore how these popular grapes respond to different climates, terroir, and winemaker interpretation. You’ll hear a brief history of Bordeaux, what makes the grapes that are grown here so distinct, and how these popular grapes have spread to be planted in nearly every region in the world that makes wine. You’ll walk away confident about selecting either Bordeaux, or Bordeaux style blends at your local wine shop or restaurant. 6 examples will be compared and tasted while you enjoy a curated cheese selection.