From Bordeaux, France - bordeaux wine is a wonderful blend of grape varieties that include cabernet sauvignon, merlot, malbec, and more. Not to mention, they’re a bit of a cult classic amongst many wine drinkers.What are the different types of bordeaux?
- Red bordeaux: These take up 90% of bordeaux wine. With a minimum mix of merlot and cabernet sauvignon, you’re going to get a bold, full-bodied glass of wine.
- White bordeaux: Made up of sémillon and sauvignon blanc, sweeter than a red but still a refreshing, fruity wine.
Traditionally speaking, a white bordeaux can be either sweet or dry. It will usually be on the dryer side, closer to a sauvignon blanc. With a red bordeaux, since it’s made up of two dry wines, merlot and cabernet sauvignon, it will end up, you guessed it, dry as well. Dry dry dry!What is the flavor of bordeaux?
For a red bordeaux, you’re going to get a plum, cedar, almost lead flavor. For a white bordeaux, you’ll taste a mix of grapefruit, lemon, and chamomile. Either are bold, and either are unique in their own way.Can I get bordeaux delivered?
Definitely. Let us know what bottle of bordeaux you want, add it to your cart, and we’ll take care of the rest.What are the best bordeaux?
For a bordeaux with strong notes of strawberry, cherry and bilberry, you can’t go wrong with Mouton Cadet.