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Wine Guide > Bordeaux


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Red Bordeaux, which is traditionally known as claret in the United Kingdom, is generally made from a blend of grapes. Permitted grapes are Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Malbec, and Carmenere. Today Malbec is very seldom used, and Carmenere is used in tiny quantities. An example of a famous château that uses Carmenere is Château Clerc Milon, a fifth growth Bordeaux.

White Bordeaux, including the sweet Sauternes, is made from Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, and Muscadelle.
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Annadel Wines
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2006 Sonoma Valley Red Wine "les Vestiges"
Sonoma Valley

A Right Bank Bordeaux blend of 50% Merlot, 21% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Cabernet Franc, and 13% Petit Verdot from a vineyard we designed, planted, established, and farmed over sever ...moreal years at the northern tip of the Sonoma Valley. The young vineyard has given a wine with a relatively robust 14% alcohol, while the pH (3.79) and acidity (.60 g/100mL) provide a crisp counterbalance and, together with the powder-fine tannins, contribute to the seamless and sophisticated mouthfeel. Clean, pure, and serious, the wine is rounded out by 50% tight-grain new French Oak from a selection of coopers and barrel aged for 17 months. Aromatically, black tea, sage, citrus blossom, confiture cerises, brioche, honeysuckle, and allspice are evident. On the palate, an expansive entry evolves to a round and balanced texture with flavors on the border between the red and black fruit spectrums exhibiting black cherry, red currants, and plum notes. The finish is creamy and clean at the same time, with the mid palate flavors persisting and becoming more intertwined with the light vanilla and pain grillé notes, all lingering for a long, fine, finish.
Archipel Wines
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2002 Archipel
Sonoma County

The 2002 vintage represents a blend of hand-picked, hand-sorted Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc fruit. Vibrant blackberry and black cherry fruit accompany a whisper ...moreof vanilla and a hint of smoke like that from an open fire. The lush, almost sensual mouthfeel is followed by a long, evolving finish.

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Archipel Wines
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2003 Archipel
Sonoma County

Ripe aromas of cassis, black cherry and cedar open to background notes of black licorice and cocoa. The palate mirrors the aromas amidst a rich, firmly structured texture and lengt ...morehy finish. The 2003 Archipel is a superb accompaniment to grilled red meats, sausages, hearty stews and aged cheeses such as cheddar and Parmigiano-Regianno.

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Arger-Martucci Vineyards
CAW Rating: 95
1 reviews

2003 Odyssey
St. Helena

We call this wine ODYSSEY because each vintage takes us on a journey to blend the finest fruit from our Odyssey Vineyard located 1,350 feet above the valley floor.

The 2 ...more003 is comprised of 45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Cabernet Franc, 29% Merlot, and 1% Syrah. It is blended to express the essence of our vineyards on Atlas Peak. The texture is rich, giving a wonderful “mouth feel.” While not one of the varietals dominates the flavor, one still has the impression of Napa Valley Cabernet. There are “layers” of flavors, with black cherry predominating while nuances of white pepper, chocolate and cinnamon are present. This is a great example of the winemaker’s “art” of blending varietals to make the sum add up to more than the “parts.” While very approachable now, we believe this wine will easily age for 8 to 10 years with its tannin structure.

Ballentine Vineyards
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2003 Integrity
Napa Valley Estate Grown

36% Merlot, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon, 26% Cabernet Franc, & 3% Petit Verdot

Beaucanon Estate
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2003 Trifecta
Napa County

Our third Trifecta is also off to a great start! 2003 gave the grapes a long time to ripen while keeping sugars in check and acidity in balance.
A swirl of this deep garnet ...more wine relases elegant aromas of spicy berries, leather and sweet alcohol. The palate is bright with youthful acidity, highlighting flavors of blackberry, black cherry, cocoa with a generous amount of toasted coconut contributed by the American and French oak. Tannins are grippy and the finish is amazing.
This is a wine you'll want to have stashed in your cellar, to savor over the next 5 to 12 years to come. If you can't wait that long, enjoy it tonight with grilled steaks, spice-rubbed chicken and rosemary roasted lamb. A votr Sante!

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Bella Piazza Winery
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2003 Bella Rosso
Sierra Foothills

Smooth, velvet wine with flavors of blackberries and black cherries. It is a blend of five red grapes: Sangiovese, Merlot, Syrah, Barbera and Cabernet Franc. Has been aged in Frenc ...moreh Oak.

Benessere Vineyards
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2005 Sorridente
St. Helena

Sorridente means smile in Italian, and it is our hope that this delicious blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Aglianico will make your day a little brighter and cause you to sm ...moreile. The 2005 Sorridente is a big wine that has great aging potential. The deep purple hue is consistent with the blackberry, plum nose. There are notes of cocoa powder and rose petal and a definitive "Italianesque" bouquet that makes itself more apparent after the wine opens in the glass. It is an excellent pair with substantial dishes such as rack of lamb, veal shank and aged, hard cheeses. Enjoy at joyous occasions both grand and humble.

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Blackjack Ranch Winery
CAW Rating: 78
1 reviews

2002 Allusion

A Bordeaux-blend of 50 percent cabernet franc, 25 percent cabernet sauvignon, and 25 percent merlot. Gobs of red and black fruit combine to make this a deep, intriguing wine. Licor ...moreice, cedar, black currants and spicy oak. Exuberance with plenty of depth, richness, and subtle complexity make this wine a "best buy". Putting on weight in the bottle and taking on an elegantly pretty velvety texture. This wine has at least a 10 to 15 year life ahead of it. We are now into our last pallet of this wine so if you want it, don't delay.

Borghese Vineyard
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2005 Castello di Borghese Meritage
Estate bottled at Long Island's first and finest

Our most ROMANTIC wine - rich and sultry. A classy Bordeaux blend of 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20 % Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc. We used only our highest quality, estate grown res ...moreerve grapes to make this Meritage. Smoky cedar and dense plum scents. Plump, soft, gorgeous mid-palate feel. Pairs well with Goose, garlic-roasted chicken, thyme seasoned lamb or red meats/steaks. This is our first Meritage wine. Very Limited Supply!!

Bourassa Vineyard
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2003 Harmony3
Napa Valley

Harmony³, a Bordeaux blend, is our Flagship Wine. This wine represents the best varietals from the vineyards in the Napa Valley and the first wine crushed, fermented and aged under ...more master winemaker Gary Galleron’s supervision.

This blend is elaborately crafted, offering full-bodied elegance and opening up beautifully on the palate. Complex, rich and lush, the young and compact black currant and dried cherry flavors are enhanced by scents of caramel, slate and herbal hints. Tastes of plum, chocolate, and oak are evident throughout. The wonderful flavor possesses a veneer of youthful tannins presenting a long finish.

Burrell School Vineyards
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2003 Valedictorian
Santa Cruz Mountains

We blended our 9 best barrels to produce this exclusive and limited second bottling of Valedictorian. Using exclusively French oak barrels, the soft tannins and full fruit flavor w ...moreill age well...but hurry, this vintage is limited!
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Calcareous Winery
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2004 Twisted Sisters
Paso Robles

The 2004 Twisted Sisters has a deep ruby color. The nose opens with notes of black currant, vanilla, mint and earthy undertone. The palate is vibrant with spicy dried raspberry and ...more cinnamon flavors. The mid-palate is broad with mouth coating tannins and finishes with smooth and savory. Drink now through 2015.

Chalk Hill Estate Winery
CAW Rating: 98
1 reviews

2003 Furth
Sonoma County

Bold and rare - describes the wine and the man. Furth, the wine, is the pinnacle red wine from the Chalk Hill Estate; a wine that speaks in a booming voice of its terroir. Its big ...moreflavors are assembled from old-vine blocks of Bordeaux varietals that have the personality and panache to personify Fred Furth's vision of "the best that my home estate can produce."

Produced only in exceptional years, and in minute quantities, no expense is spared in its creation. Starting with intensive care in the vineyards- handcrafting in the winery, special cooperage, extended barrel age, even its sturdy, eponymous bottle- all are steps in the creative process designed to focus the fruit into a broad, expansive, weighty wine worthy of the name.

Cinnabar Winery
CAW Rating: 98
1 reviews

2004 Mercury Rising

Fragrances of black fruit, baking spice and sweet oak. Deep blackberry flavors with hints of toasted coconut. Huge mid-mouth with firm structure.

Serve with ...moredry-rubbed rib eye steak,
barbecued salmon or pasta alla

— Winemaker George Troquato

Cinnabar Winery
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2005 Mercury Rising

Mercury Rising is the proprietary name of Cinnabar’s rich Bordeaux style red wine. Tasting Notes: Fragrances of black fruit, baking spice and sweet oak. Deep blackberry flavors wit ...moreh hints of toasted coconut. Huge mid-mouth with firm structure. Serve with dry-rubbed rib eye steak, barbecued salmon or pasta alla putanesca. — Winemaker George Troquato

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Consentino Winery
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2004 Cabernet Sauvignon
Napa County

Bordeaux meets Napa Valley. Although varietally Cabernet Sauvignon, this unusual wine is a Bordeaux-style blend that is composed of three varietals; Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Fr ...moreanc, and Merlot. Flinty mineral notes combine with hints of black rose and vanilla.

Fleming Jenkins Vineyards & Winery
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2006 "Choreography" Cabernet Blend
Napa Valley

Choreography represents our role of creating the stage for our vines and grapes to achieve their highest expression in the vineyards and at the winery. The grapes for this wine co ...moreme from vineyards near Yountville that are managed by the Nord family, a family with a distinguished tradition in Napa Valley winegrowing.

"Our dark ruby colored 2006 Choreography exhibits an extraordinary bouquet of dark cherry, blackberry and creme de cassis intermixed with vanilla, molasses and chocolate mint. On the palate it confirms the depth of the rich red and black fruit enhanced with hints of clove, vanilla, cinnamon and cocoa. Choreography finishes with pleasing levels of acidity and creamy, ripe tannins to give the wine an excellent structure to complement its richness."--GJ

Fleming Jenkins Vineyards & Winery
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2007 Choreography
Napa Valley

Choreography is a blend of five wines and represents our role of setting the stage for our vines and grapes to achieve their highest expression in the vineyards and at the winery. ...more The grapes for this wine come from two vineyards in the Napa Valley that are managed by the Nord family, a family with a distinguished tradition in Napa Valley winegrowing.

"The 2007 Choreography, with its deep garnet hue, releases a complex bouquet focused on cherry, blueberry and cranberry, with side notes of fresh roasted coffee, cedar and vanilla. On the palate, the flavors expand upon the aromas - dark sweet fruits, smoky oak, vanilla, coffee and a touch of cocoa. The velvety, sultry mouthfeel, with its gentle acidity and ripe tannins, set the stage for the gradually subsiding rich finish."--GJ

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Forchini Vineyards & Winery
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2005 BeauSierra Bordeaux Style Red
Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley

A French styled "vin de pays" table wine for every day dining. Vin de Pays is regarded as a superior table wine produced from local grapes of a specific area.

Thre ...moree bordeaux varietals and one rhone make up this co-fermented blend. Cabernet Sauvignon is the backbone of this wine with Cabernet Franc, Petitie Verdot & Carignane. Aged in small older oak barrels for 18 months to promote the mixed bright fruit flavors without the overtone of oak. An old world styled wine with moderate alcohol. A perfect food wine for a variety of dishes. No wonder the French are so healthy and trim!

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