• You Don't Need to Spend a Fortune to Drink Great Bordeaux

    2 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    “ Bordeaux comes with a lot of baggage,” says James Sligh , sommelier at much-loved New York wine bar La Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels. “I remember as a younger, aspirational wine drinker, thinking that Bordeaux was all fancy estates and super-expensive wine I couldn't possibly afford.”
    A little older now, and with a wealth of industry experience - including 18 months in wine retail and extended stints pouring bottles from some of the city's great wine lists - Sligh strongly believes you can find great value in Bordeaux. You just have to look in the right places.
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