JJ Buckley Fine Wines Blog

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Cos d'Estournel: I Don't Think We're in Kansas Anymore

by Chuck Hayward

During En Primeurs, Bordeaux is extremely busy (picture restaurants with people spilling out the doors and cars bumper to bumper on the roads), and appointments are an absolute must. In fact, as many as a thousand or more visit requests may have to be denied by a prominent chateau, as Cos d’Estournel director Jean-Guillaume Prats told us on Monday. Luckily, we made the cut.

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Chateau Cos d'Estournel Tasting

by Chuck Hayward

Please join us on Friday, November 12th for a spectacular tasting of Bordeaux's legendary "Super" Second Growth, Chateau Cos d'Estournel.

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