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Bordeaux: Left Bank vs Right Bank

at Astor Center - East Village

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East Village, Manhattan
23 E 4th St 2nd Fl
At Lafayette St
New York, New York 10003
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 21 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Dylan York

What you'll learn in this tasting class:

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

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

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Astor Center

Astor Center is an educational hub housed directly above Astor Wines & Spirits. The launch of Astor Center came in 2006, when Astor Wines & Spirits moved from its original location at Astor Place, where it had been for 50 years, to its new home in the historic De Vinne Press Building on Lafayette...

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