The distinction between the left bank and the right bank is essential for understanding Bordeaux wines. While there are exceptions and variations within each bank, this general division provides a helpful framework for wine enthusiasts and collectors. The terroir, climate, and grape varieties play significant roles in shaping the characteristics of the wines from each bank.
Note: Our 201 – “All About Series” will take an in depth look into the topic of the month. The focus of this class is to compare and contrast the wines side by side.