New vintage of this great value entry level Bordeaux red, the Blaye Cotes de Bordeaux from Auchan’s own label series. The 2018 was probably even better, though I’m not sure – they are a bit different, showing vintage character I guess. Both very well made and enjoyable.
Auchan nailed it again. Red wine for 6 euros not often gets as good as this.
When oak takes over. This is not what I hope from a red Bordeaux. Continue reading
Wines like this make me think that Bordeaux is one the most reliable and best value producer of red wines in the World.
Bordeaux rarely disappoints me when it comes to red wines, I could not think of a more reliable wine region anywhere in the World.