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A Tasting Tour of Bordeaux (Night 2)

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Members–$40 & guests–$50. To register, please click here or call the Village office at 773.248.8700. The same program is being offered two nights in a row; when registering, please specify which night you will attend.

Learn about the wines of Bordeaux with Rick Baumgarten, who will back up a bit of history with tasting tips and how to read the label. Get a quick tour of the regions within Bordeaux, and discuss how to find value on a restaurant wine list. Most importantly, taste your way through the reds of the region including Pomerol and St. Emilion; and sample the dry Whites of the Entre-Deux-Mers and the dessert wines of Sauternes. Expect to have fun and enjoy the wines. Light snacks to be served, but we recommend having a hearty meal before attending!

Please note: this home is not accessible as their are several steps at the entrance.


Wednesday, February 19, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Hosts: Rick & Esther Baumgarten
W Belden Ave & N Cleveland Ave
Chicago, IL United States
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