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Travel Tuesday: A Visit to Third Growth Chateau Giscours

“The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes” – Marcel Proust Today, as some of you may know is Travel Tuesday; that means it’s time to think long and hard about taking a step away from the shore and jumping on a ship of exploration. It's has been said you can keep your foot on first and expect to steal second, and so it's with wine exploration. Having taken more a few trips to meet the gracious folks behind the labels in faraway lands like Bordeaux; I’d like to encourage each of you to give the old wine-world a good swirl, and put something new and fresh in your collective glasses and lean into it.

Like it or not, France is home to many of your favorite varietals you know and loves today. A trip to Bordeaux is like taking a trip back in time to where it all began. And for many winemakers here in the U.S. they draw their inspiration from the great wines found in Bordeaux. So with that said; welcome to Bordeaux and a beautiful Third growth prope…

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