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Wine Tours with Nicolle Croft, Bordeaux Food & Wine Guide

Over 30 years I have many warm shared memories. Here are a few of my favorite wine people and places (plus a few alternative options for the daring among you) which will give you an idea of the wealth of things on offer in and around Bordeaux today.
For more information there are a number of articles on my wine blog
Restaurants: My favorite Restaurants in Bordeaux
Oyster Boat with Seafood (on reservation): Bordeaux Sur L'Eau
Cheese Shop: la Fromagerie de Pierre
Wine Bars les Tonneaux des Chartons, Le Winebar CIVB, 4 coins du vin
Independent Hôtel Accommodation: le Tourny,  le Particulier, Le Boutique
Restaurants:  La Terrasse Rouge, La Reserve de Presbytère (Montagne St Emilion), l'Atelier de Candale (St Laurent des Combes), l'Huitrier Pie (St Emilion Village)
Wine Shop (Bordeaux Wines) la Cave Dourthe (near to Hotel le Grand Barrail),
Wine Shop (other region's wines) Le Wine Shop (Fronsac)
Spa in the Vineyards Château Latour Segur
Hot Air Ballooning La Ferme du Ciel
Riding through the Vineyards Château Les Armes de Brandeau, Côtes de Castillon
Château with rooms: Beauregard (Pomerol), Latour Segour, Hotel Grand Barrail
Restaurants: Le Bontemps (Cussac Fort Médoc near to St Julien), La Cambouse (Pauillac)
Château with rooms: du Tertre (Margaux), Beychevelle (St Julien), la Tour Carnet (near to St Julien)
Picnics Château de Camensac (near St Julien)
Restaurants: Le Pistou (Martillac), le Manège at Châteu de Léognan, La Lavoir (Château Smith Haut Lafitte)
Picnics Château de Cérons (Cérons)
Riding through the Vineyards Château Rayne Vigneau, Sauternes
Wine Bar La Barrique (Langon)





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