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Fine Wine Course – London, Winter 2019. Evening 3 Claret – Red Bordeaux

13th February 2019 @ 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm

AS A GUIDE, THESE WERE THE WINES FOR THE 2018 COURSE, the line up of wines for 2019 will be of a similar range and quality:

In addition to the ‘Aspects of Tasting’ (see below) the wines are chosen to illustrate the regions’ key differences of style and quality.

RED BORDEAUX – CLARET

  1. 2012 La Tour Figeac; St Emilion
  2. 2004 Ch. Canon La Gaffelière; St Emilion
  3. 2000 Ch. l’Evangile; Pomerol
  4. BLIND (Last year: 2008 Pauillac – from a First Growth)
  5. BLIND (Last Year: 2008 Cos d’Estournel, St Estèphe)
  6. 1996 Langoa-Barton;3rd Growth, St Julien
  7. 2005 Brane-Cantenac; 2nd Growth, Margaux
  8. 2001 Pape-Clément; Cru Classé Graves

8 Wines, ranging in price from around £20 – £150 retail, with a selection of canapes.

The wines will illustrate the following aspects of tasting:

Tasting:     Detailed anatomy of notemaking; tannin and texture.

  •     Tasting Techinique  – Anatomy of notemaking
  •     Cabernet Suvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot
  •     Bordeaux: Right Bank (Merlot +) v Left Bank (Cabernet +)
  •     The vocabulary of tannin, and texture
  •     Blind Tasting: comparing Style and Quality
  •     Classifications
  •     ‘extreme’ winemaking, winemaker as ‘interpreter’
  •     Bordeaux across the ages

Details

Date:
13th February 2019
Time:
6:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Cost:
£120
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Organiser

Michael Schuster
Phone:
020 7254 9734

Venue

C-Space, 37-45 City Road, London EC1Y 1AT
C-Space, 37-45 City Road
London, EC1Y 1AT United Kingdom
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Phone:
020 7584 5033

Tickets

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Fine Wine Course - London, Winter 2019. Evening 3 Claret - Red Bordeaux£120.00Fine Wine Course London 2019: Evening 3 Claret - Red Bordeaux. Wed. Feb 13. 6.45pm. C-Space, 37-45 City Road, London EC1Y 1AT

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