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Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

" . . . “This year, we’ve brought it forward. We have to get enough stock, at least six months, into the UK before the end of March. It’d just be dumb not to. There’s no Brexit that’ll be good for ...

Bordeaux 4 days, wineries and restaurants

by cliffie7 1 month ago

We are a group of 6 looking for suggestions for 4 days in Bordeaux. Budget is flexible and open to trying different places. Love left bank of Bordeaux and need restaurants in Bordeaux to match ...

Bordeaux 3 days/nights where to eat!

by yholmes 5 months ago

3 adults traveling to Bordeaux Oct 31-Nov2. We love local French establishments and it does't need to be fancy, but price isn't an issue. I'm torn about Miles... has anyone loved it? Really lookin...

"Must Go's" in Bordeaux - Three Days

by Hoc 10 months ago

We are going to be in Bordeaux for three days. We are trying to figure out which restaurants/bars there are the "must try" restaurants and bars. Generally, we look for value. In other words, rea...

Restaurant options for Monday night in Bordeaux

by sweettoothMTL 8 months ago

We are going to bordeaux soon, staying at the mama Shelter. We are getting in Monday night, any suggestions for a good restaurant for dinner, not too far from hotel? All the ones on my list are clo...

Bordeaux with a young child

by sweettoothMTL 8 months ago

We are a couple going to Bordeaux with out 3 years old child. He is very picky, so we'll often just order an extra app for him, or give him a piece off our plates. i'm wondering how that will go in...

Quick Bordeaux Trip Report

by turbowine 1 year ago

A quick report on the restaurants we tried in Bordeaux this year (part of a bigger trip to Spain & Portugal) Chez Charlotte 20 Place Gambetta, 33720 Podensac, France http://www.restaurant-che...

Ingredients-focused food for Adventure in France (humane meat, etc.)

by mschuver 1 year ago

Hi Chowhoundoggies, Long time, first time. I am finally going on my honeymoon a year after eloping to Kauai. We have an ambitious itinerary, as you'll see below, so please weigh in wherever you ...

Suggestions for Bordeaux (town and country) and Toulouse

by Russian 2 years ago

Hello, Going for an anniversary trip with the girlfriend to France. Flying into Bordeaux early morning from London, staying at chateau in Haut-Medoc for a night, after which we go into Bordeaux...

Bordeaux Restaurant & Winery Recommendations Needed!

by sonj818 2 years ago

Hello all! My husband and I will be traveling to Bordeaux in about a week. We still need some help on Restaurants & Wineries. We hail from San Francisco, so we're very familiar with wine & food and...

Fine dining in bordeaux

by Marisa Dvari 2 years ago

Would appreciate recommendations for a romantic (or Just lively and fun) dinner. I prefer a la Cart to a fixed price but can accept fixed if necessary. No car so central Bdx or on the tram line pre...

Where to spend my extra day? Parma, Bologna, Milan, Turin, Lyon, Bordeaux or San Sebastian

by remdog99 2 years ago

I have 1 extra foodie day to spend in Parma, Bologna, Milan, Turin, Lyon, Bordeaux or San Sebastian (I'll be spending 2 days in each of these places already). From a foodie perspective, and with no...

Bordeaux or San Sebastian/Bilbao

by Monica 2 years ago

I am going to Mallorca next year Sept and want to make a quick 2 night trip before we visit Barcelona. I can't decide between Bilbao/ SS and Bordeaux. The reason I wanted to go to SS and Bilbao w...

Bordeaux futures?

by offtoanywhere 3 years ago

I just received an email regarding 2015 Bordeaux futures. Does anyone have experience buying wine this way? The prices look good but just not sure about it.

Southwest France around Bordeaux

by dog21 3 years ago

We a planning an almost two week trip to bordeaux, the dordogne and the basque country in mid september. any must do suggestions on places to stay and eat in this area? Because of the restrictive a...

Barons de Rothschild

by anndillman 3 years ago

I have a 1996 bottle of Bordeaux reserve special. Should I save this or is it drinkable now or is it garbage?

Travel to French wine country in December, HELP!

by PinotPlease 12 years ago

Hi Hounders, my hubby and I are thinking of traveling to France in the winter (Have to be in the UK for Xmas and wanted to make it somewhat fun ;-) ) I'd thought about going to a wine region, Bu...

Paris and the Dordogne in late October

by j.jessica.lee 5 years ago

Hello again. I was just in France on my "honeymoon" back in April and had a fantastic time, as many of you know. We took that trip in between my fiance's jobs, not knowing whether his new boss wo...

Bordeaux 2005: 12 ‘perfect’ wines

by zin1953 3 years ago

"Twelve wines have been given “perfect” 100-point ratings in Robert Parker’s 10-year retrospective of the 2005 Bordeaux vintage. The vintage now has the second largest number of 100 point wines, b...

Making Biodynamic Wine in Bordeaux