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A Primer to Bordeaux Wine

Posted to Learn About Wine on August 5th.

Bordeaux (“Bore-doe”) refers to a wine from Bordeaux, France. Over 90% of Bordeaux wines are red wines made with Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. This article will introduce you to Bordeaux wine including tasting notes, food pairing suggestions, and key details to know.


A red Bordeaux blend is primarily Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Find out about the Bordeaux blend and the unique differences between the 3 top blends of Bordeaux.