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Bordeaux at last...but Spain first?!

by Chuck Hayward

There are 6 of us from J.J. Buckley who made the trip to Bordeaux for this years’ 2009 ‘en primeur’ tasting of the 2008 vintage. We hit the ground running - as soon as we landed and picked-up our rental car, stopped by one of our suppliers to preview the vintage.

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An Evening with Chateaux Pichon Baron, Suduiraut and Durforts-Vivens

by Chuck Hayward

JJ Buckley Fine Wines is excited to be kicking off the New Year with an evening of great wine and food at Bacar Restaurant in San Francisco featuring special guests Jean-Rene Matignon, winemaker at Chateau Pichon Baron, Pierre Montegut, winemaker at Chateau Suduiraut, and Gonzague Lurton, proprietor at Chateau Durforts-Vivens.

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