Grand Vin de Bordeaux producer Denis Lafon of Vignobles Denis Lafon will be in Atlanta for one day only on Saturday, April 20th. He has agreed to a tasting of four of his award winning wines, including Chateau du Grand Barrail La Revelation, chosen by Wine Bordeaux as one of the Top 45 Bordeaux wines under $45.
The cost is $10 per person. Four wines will be presented to taste, along with light hors d'oeuvres.
1. Château du Grand Barrail Blanc - 100% Sauvignon Blanc. Cold fermentation and stainless steel aging.
2. Château du Grand Barrail Rouge - Meant to be drunk young. Unoaked with an emphasis on the fruit.
3. Château du Grand Barrail Cuvee Prestige - Old vines, at least 30 years old. Oak barrel aged for 12 months, 20% in new barrels, 80% in aged barrels. Medium bodied, smooth, elegant.
4. Château du Grand Barrail La Revelation - Grand Vin du Bordeaux. Oak barrel aging for 12 months in new French oak. Fleshy and powerful. Vines 40 years and older. Wine Bordeaux - "Top 45 under $45."
There will be a limited quantity of the wines for sale after the event. All of them under $25!