Wine and Music Pairings

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Classical + Bordeaux

The Music

Essence: Serious form rooted in established Western tradition instead of popular trends; goes back millennia; includes pioneers tweaking tradition with new interpretations

Listen: Ludwig Van Beethoven, Igor Stravinsky, Richard Wagner, John Cage, Michael Nyman

The Wine Style

Essence: No wine embodies “classic” as much as Bordeaux. The region from which many winemakers take their cues, these wines represent the pinnacle of greatness and tradition, imbued with smoky, woody aromas, and, in young age, overtures of deep fruit perfectly balanced with leather flavors.

Drink: Château Lagrange 2011 Saint-Julien

Uncork some Bordeaux to the tune of soaring strings: 

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