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Château Margaux one of the top wineries of Bordeaux

Top wineries of Bordeaux by Bordeaux Wine Trails

The splendid and prestigious wine region of Bordeaux teems with numerous Chateaus, each as stunning as the next. At Bordeaux Wine Trails, we have selected a list of top wineries that you can have the chance to visit [...]

What is Bordeaux wine?

What is Bordeaux wine? Bordeaux refers to a wine from Bordeaux, France. Over 86% of Bordeaux wines are red wines made with Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Both grapes […]

Is Bordeaux going out of fashion?

The rise of New World wines could be the reason why Bordeaux’s prestigious future could be dwindling, with both national and international sales dropping [...]

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What’s a perfect weekend in Bordeaux?

Bordeaux is undoubtedly a jewel of Europe and with its rich wine making heritage, it would be a shame not to add it to your next European city hopping adventure! So here are some advice for you to enjoy the best of Bordeaux in a weekend [...]

Vue sur les vignes et le village de Saint-Emilion

A taste of Saint-Émilion from Bordeaux

This summer, I was on a work trip to France. And as a red wine lover I couldn’t help but spend a couple of days in Bordeaux. Apart from the […]

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Bordeaux Fête le Vin in Québec 2019

If you are looking for the perfect occasion to expend your knowledge of French culture and French wines in Québec, Bordeaux Fête le Vin is coming to you!

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Bastille Day French Festival in Melbourne 2019

To the lucky ones who will be in Melbourne on July 12th and July 13th, make sure you don’t miss out on the Bastille French Day Festival. This event celebrates […]

Chocolate and Wine Pairing: a match in heaven

It starts with a glass of Bordeaux wine and some dark chocolate When I start to think about pairing wine with something, be it cheese, chocolate or any meal, several […]

The Art of Wine Education

Wine education is an insatiable process, as there is always something new to learn! From grape varieties to wine styles, glassware, reading wine labels to pairing and even tasting techniques […]

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Glimpsing the secret world of Bordeaux wines

Discovering Bordeaux, la belle endormie. By Stephanie Irwin Behind the facade of magnificent Haussmann buildings of Bordeaux’s exquisite city centre there lies a world removed from this ancient and once […]

Sacré Bleu! Finding a Real French Lifestyle Experience

Travelling in France – the first contact with french lifestyle Before living or indeed just travelling to another country, one’s mind is a bevy of preconceived concepts and thrilling expectations. […]

Bordeaux by bike : A great way to visit our town

Bordeaux by bike : A great way to visit our town Great News! Our lovely town of Bordeaux just got elected the 6th best best city in the world to […]

The best restaurants are in Bordeaux!

Bordeaux French foodies capital thanks to its numerous restaurants After being awarded best destination in 2016 by Lonely Planet, Bordeaux has now been named ‘Best city in France to eat […]

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Wine tour experience – An Australian Nomad in France

Bordeaux is world-renowned for the luxuriousness and exclusivity of its wines. This region as most know is home to some of the most expensive wines in the world. And for […]

The Marathon du Médoc: Bordeaux Wine Trails favorite race!

Le Marathon du Médoc…How to match wine & running Tomorrow it’s Bordeaux Médoc marathon 3rd edition, a great way to discover our dazzling city…by night! It was the perfect occasion […]

Bordeaux on the fast track!

Bordeaux – Paris in 2 hours! Great news! Thanks to the high speed train due to start operations July 2nd from Paris, our beautiful city Bordeaux will soon only be a […]

Week-end des Grands Crus 2017

Don’t miss out on this special once a year event, Bordeaux’s Weekend des Grands Crus on May 20th & May 21st! True wine lovers will have the chance to taste […]