Tutored Wine Tasting

Topic: The Wines of Bordeaux

Presented by Karl Elwood

Chimney House, Seven Dials, Brighton
25th November, 2010
7.30pm to 9.30pm

We tasted through a selection of wines to taste from the gorgeous region of Bordeaux in France.  The nibbles were delicious - our thanks go to the Chef at the Chimney House.

Here is a reminder of the wines:

Château Thieuley 2009, Bordeaux Blanc, £11.50 per bottle
Château Terrefort-Lescalle 2007, Bordeaux Superieur, £8.75 per bottle
Château d'Agassac 2005, Cru Bourgeois Haut Médoc, £18 per bottle
Château Cantemerle 2005, 5ème  Cru Classé Pauillac, £27 per bottle
Château Franc Mayne 1998 St Emilion Grand Cru Classé, £25 per bottle (est.)
Clémentin de Pape Clément 2005, 2nd wine of Ch Pape Clément, Pessac-Leognan, £ 27 per bottle
Château Bastor Lamontagne 2005, Sauternes, £18 per bottle

The menu accompanying the wines:

Soft boiled quails egg, organic land cress & chimney house mayonnaise on russian loaf
Crayfish tail, tomato salsa, rocket & roast garlic aoli on granary toast
Chimney house chunky chips
Roasted tomato & thyme tarte paysanne
Chicken liver pate, crusty baguette
Crackers, olives & a selection of French cheeses


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