Tagged with "lafite"

Classifications

Explaining the classification system in Bordeaux with Gavin Quinney

In this series of videos, Gavin Quinney (the English owner of Chateau Bauduc) discusses wines and winemaking in Bordeaux. Here Gavin does his best to explain how the Bordeaux wines (with around 60 AOCs) are made extra complication by the extra layer of special classifications.

Screen Shot 2011-09-12 at 09.25.18

The Chateau Lafite phenomenon with Gavin Quinney

In this series of videos, Gavin Quinney (the English owner of Chateau Bauduc) discusses wines and winemaking in Bordeaux. Here Gavin explains the impact new markets have had on the wine world and in particular on the biggest name (brand) in Bordeaux, Château Lafite Rothschild, owned by Domaines Baron de Rothschild.

En Primeur explained

Bordeaux En Primeur explained by Gavin Quinney

In this series of videos, Gavin Quinney (the English owner of Chateau Bauduc) discusses wines and winemaking in Bordeaux. Here Gavin explains the term ‘en primeur’ which is the way wine futures are sold by the top Bordeaux Châteaux. Apologies for the poor camera work…I didn’t focus this one very well. But what he says […]

Gavin Quinney

Famous places to visit in Bordeaux with Gavin Quinney

In this series of videos, Gavin Quinney (the English owner of Chateau Bauduc) discusses wines and winemaking in Bordeaux. There are many famous Châteaux in Bordeaux and Gavin tell us which are the ones to visit if you’re travelling through Bordeaux on a wine tour.

Gavin on 1855

The 1855 Classification of Bordeaux with Gavin Quinney

In this series of videos, Gavin Quinney (the English owner of Chateau Bauduc) discusses wines and winemaking in Bordeaux. He he explains how this 1855 classification of the top wines Bordeaux wines came about.

Gavin on Bordeaux Overview copy

A quick overview of the Bordeaux wine region with Gavin Quinney

In this series of videos, Gavin Quinney (the English owner of Chateau Bauduc) discusses wines and winemaking in Bordeaux. He here gives us a brief overview of the wines and regions of Bordeaux.