Best Bordeaux Wine

My reviews of these best value Bordeaux wines are updated weekly. These Bordeaux wines offer great taste at a good price. You can also get my top rated Bordeaux wines with scores of 90 or higher points. You'll find a definition of Bordeaux at the bottom of this page as well as food pairings for Bordeaux in my wine matcher. This is just a sampling of my reviews, but you can get all of them when you join my wine community.

Château La Gorce Pascal Fabre & Fils Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2003
A.C., Médoc, Bordeaux, France
This winery has been a farm, a monastery and is now a mansion. The wine is incredible for the money with warm, rich aromas of cassis, blackcurrant and blackberry with dark spices and smoky oak. Robust, well-structured and deep with good length. Decant for 1 hour Cabernet Sauvignon Blend food pairings: steak, grilled lamb chops. Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2009‐2013  Price: $19.95 Score: 89/100

This Cabernet Sauvignon Blend was reviewed October 10, 2009 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 87668  Check Stock
 

Château Le Chêne Domaines Fabre 2010
A.C., Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux, France
Bargain Bordeaux! Classic signature with smoke, cassis, blackcurrant, dark earth. Smooth and supple with just the right amount of toasty oak. Decant for 2 hours. Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2013‐2018  Best Beef Wine  Price: $18.95 Score: 90/100

This wine was reviewed September 14, 2013 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 339994  Check Stock
 

Château Coulonge Daniel & Nicolas Roux, Vign.-Récolt. 2005
A.C., Bordeaux, France
Vintages Wine Panel: Winner of a Gold Medal at the Concours Général Agricole 2006 in Paris. Ready-to-drink 2005 Bordeaux, featuring aromas of blackberry, blueberry, plum, vanilla, mocha and a mild toastiness. Dry, lush, round and ripe. This is almost New World in style. My note: An absolute steal for Bordeaux! This rustic charmer comes fightin’ out of the bottle with black cherries, cedar and smoke. Needs decanting for 1-2 hours because of its tannins but it’s incredibly tasty, well-structured and you can’t mistake the classic Bordeaux signature. Food pairings: barbecued back ribs, steaks. Alcohol: 12.5%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Price: $15.95 Score: 88/100

This wine was reviewed December 5, 2009 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 138743  Check Stock
 

Chateau Des Laurets Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
Bordeaux, France
Supple and smooth, elegant and long. Black plum aromas with some cedar forest. Classic. Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Price: $19.30 Score: 88/100

This Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon was reviewed April 26, 2010 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 371401  Check Stock
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Château Haut Chatain Supérieur Vign. Riviere Junquas 2009
A.C., Bordeaux, France
A straight-forward, pleasant Bordeaux with aromas of cassis. Decant an hour. Full-bodied. Great price. Food pairings: slow-cooked lamb shanks. Alcohol: 12%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2012‐2015  Price: $16.95 Score: 87/100

This wine was reviewed September 15, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 298141  Check Stock
 


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