Bordeaux: Left Bank vs Right Bank
Ticket Price: $99
Monday, Aug 26 6:30 PM

When it comes to Bordeaux, it's all about location. We’ll break down the key differences between the wines of the Left Bank and Right Bank within this renowned region. Expect rich flavors, grippy tannins, and a nuanced dive into subtle variations in this accessible and informative class.

Classes are 2 hours long, including a Q&A session with Astor Center Instructor Dylan York.

What you can expect:

  • 4 Tasting pours of Left Bank Bordeaux wines
  • 4 Tasting pours of Right Bank Bordeaux wines
  • A lively discussion on Bordeaux producers, terroir, and wines
  • Palate-cleansing bread & cheese
  • A 20% discount on all wines tasted to use in-store after class

What you will learn:

  • The geographical production areas within Bordeaux
  • The major grapes and blends associated with Left Bank and Right Bank Bordeaux
  • How the flavor profiles of Left Bank and Right Bank wines differ and why
  • How winemaking and cellaring affect the price, taste, and availability of these wines
  • How to find Bordeaux wines that fit your preferences and budget

Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Style: Lecture + Tasting
Food Served: Bread & Cheese
Good for: Wine tasting classes NYC, New York wine experience, Things to do this summer

What people are saying about this instructor:

“Dylan was knowledgeable, friendly, and a great teacher. An amazing experience. And I was truly blown away by the facilities.”