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Not Just Red Wine Country – Bordeaux Produces The Bubbly

Cuvee de l'Abbaye is produced entirely from Semillon, one of the most important and unique grapes of southwestern France

Bordeaux is unequivocally famous for red wines, but low and behold there are other types of wine produced within the Bordeaux appellation, including sparkling wines. While not as complex as their counterparts from Champagne, sparkling […]

Wines for a Jack$on (Under $20) – Chateau Canteloudette 2010, Bordeaux, France

A bottle of white loungin' in a cradle

Chateau Canteloudette is an estate located in the small village of Lugasson. The town falls within the boundaries of Entre-Deux-Mers, which roughly translates to “between two seas”. Rather than between two seas, the area is positioned between two of the three main river systems in Bordeaux: […]