Bordeaux Style Blend Wine Class

Bordeaux Style Blend Wine Class

Join us as we dig into why this tried-and-true Bordeaux blend of Carbernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Merlot works so well.

Thursday, March 24th, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Seven Sisters Sampling Loft
RSVP 218-847-2337
This class is for individuals age 21+
Fee: $5 • You will get a $5 coupon to use the night of the class for $5 off your purchase.

• Space is limited, call to reserve your spot today! •

This class is free for Wine Club members.
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Of the thousands of grape varieties in the world, Bordeaux has given us some of the most well-loved and widely planted, including Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. On their native soil, they are rarely bottled on their own but rather blended to make a more complex and nuanced wine, one greater than the sum of its parts.

Cabernet builds a structured frame and adds dark fruits. Merlot brings a weighty roundness and soft red fruit, and Cab Franc is the flair that makes it special, with herbaceous notes and lifting acidity.

This tried-and-true Bordeaux blend has been replicated around the world. Join us for this class as we dig into why it works so well. We’ll try examples from Bordeaux to get our footing, and then tour the world, tasting interpretations from California, Argentina, South Africa, and Spain. This is a foundational wine recipe that has stood the test of time. Come taste why!

This class will be led by Ginny McClure of new France Wines.

If you have any questions about this sampling, please call the store and ask for Chelsey!


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