I went to the Real Food show last week at Earls Court as a guest of Bordeaux wines. The event showcased some of the finest small producers in the country with Bordeaux wines acting as one of the official sponsors for the show. This follows their current advertising theme of "Good food would choose Bordeaux".
I chatted with Michelle who was one of my mentors when I was studying for my WSET Diploma. She was doing a spot on the stage after one of the cookery demonstrations. Her spot was about food and wine matching with her opening question being "How many of you knew that Bordeaux made white wines?" A good question as most people associate Bordeaux with red but the best wine for me on the Bordeaux stand was the