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Bordeaux Wine Tours: Top 5 Least Favorable Times to Visit

Guest Post by Pascale Bernasse of French Wine Explorers, a wine and culinary travel company known for their Bordeaux wine tours. Bordeaux was recently awarded Best European Destination 2015, and for good reason. Its lively riverfront is bustling with chic … Continue reading

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A Vintage Performance on a Winning Day

Bordeaux-Undiscovered’s Race Day at Stratford Racecourse on 28th March was a great success. Check out the results below! We had several winners onboard who won tickets in our Prize Draw for the event. To enter into the Draw they had … Continue reading

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Guest Post for French Wine Explorers

Check out my Guest Post over at French Wine Explorers, known for their Bordeaux wine Tours: Bordeaux White Wines:  Taste What You’re Missing Cheers!

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Homing in on the Rhone – Roquemaure, Birthplace of the Cotes

Home to famous names like Hermitage, Chateauneuf du Pape and Cote Rotie, the Rhone has long been an ancient hub of wine making. Peel back the layers; look a little deeper and you’ll make an amazing discovery: Roquemaure, the birthplace … Continue reading

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Saint David’s Day, Bordeaux Wine and the Daffodil

Saint David’s Day falls on 1st March and heralds in the Spring. Saint David is the Patron Saint of Wales so let’s take a look at the Welsh connections to Bordeaux and its wines . . . I’ve been wanting … Continue reading

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Declassified Bordeaux – Our Signature Wines, The Saints Estephe and Julien

Our Signature Wines highlight the passions and strengths of the wine makers that created them and bear the trademark characteristics of the AOCs that birthed them. Unique in the UK; these wines are exclusive to Bordeaux-Undiscovered. Each Signature Wine has … Continue reading

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Declassified Bordeaux – Our Signature Wines, The Pauillac and Pomerol

Our Signature Wines highlight the passions and strengths of the wine makers that created them and bear the trademark characteristics of the AOCs that birthed them. Unique in the UK; these wines are exclusive to Bordeaux-Undiscovered. Each Signature Wine has … Continue reading

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What is Declassified Bordeaux and why are we being told it is Special? The Key Facts

Over the past few years Declassified Bordeaux Wines have been creeping into the mainstream. Few people know about them and lots of people are put off as ‘declassified’ doesn’t imply the wine will be good quality. The truth, in fact, … Continue reading

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The Surprising Success of Semillon, Sauvignon’s Perfect Partner

Following on from Bordeaux Dry Whites being a surprise hit in our best sellers of 2014 I thought it would be good idea to turn the spotlight on Semillon . . . the grape that makes Sauvignon sing. Sales of … Continue reading

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Best Sellers 2014 – The Whites and a Racy Rose

Whites soared in popularity in 2014 with our cool climate, high altitude wines doing well but the big eye opener was the boom in Semillon – Sauvignon blends. Coupled with a racy Rose these were the best sellers of 2014. … Continue reading

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