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Introduction to Bordeaux Wine Class

Hosted by the Consul of the Singapore Wine Appreciation Group
Dining & Nightlife
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Took place 2 months ago
Thu 14 Sep 19:00 - 21:00

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Bordeaux is the largest vineyard of fine wines in the world and it is the world’s most popular wine for many reasons, starting from their unique taste, character and style in their wines. Join us as we discover why Bordeaux has such an enviable reputation for its red wines. This class is only open to 14pax, RSVP through payment. You can confirm your seat via payment on this link:

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This introductory class is packed with practical information that will turn you into a confident wine consumer–in more ways than one. Improve your wine knowledge and discover your wine palate.

Learn a lifelong skill that can help you in your quest to find your dream wine!

Lesson Overview

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1) History and the importance of the Protected content , 1955, Protected content Classifications & Cru Bourgeois wines

2) Understanding Bordeaux’s 7 main appellations and their different wine styles

3) Bordeaux grape varieties: characteristic aromas and flavors

4) The flavor profiles of Left Bank and Right Bank wines, how they differ and why.

Wine Tasting Overview (4 Premium Protected content Level Wines)

4) Compare and taste the 5 different wines from Margaux, Pessac Leognan, St Emilion, Lalande De Pomerol

5) Put Your Wine Palate To The Test – Premium Wines vs Entry Level Wines

6) What to look out for when buying wines

7) Language and techniques of tasting wine

The more you know about the wine’s origins, its character, its value, and its ability to add magic, the greater and more lasting your pleasure.

Not only will you learn about the famous Protected content of Bordeaux, compare and contrast famous wine regions, you will have the chance to taste a 17 year old wine from a 2nd growth classification and Singapore’s Best Wines awarded by THE PEAK MAGAZINE in Protected content .

This wine was selected “blinded” out of Protected content by a panel of judges comprising of Tan Ying Hsien, the first Singaporean Master of Wine, VP Sommelier Association of Singapore Gerald Lu and 11 other well respected wine experts. Come and taste how a good wine should be.

Wines are served in Riedel fine crystal glasses to make every drop of wine taste its best.

Make new wine friends in a calm, relaxing, and comfortable atmosphere! Share and compare tasting notes.

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