Star Trek connoisseurs can now sip Chateau Picard wine for real

CNET | 7/30/2019 | Bonnie Burton
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In the new Star Trek: Picard series, Picard can be found running his family vineyard Chateau Picard in France's La Barre region. So why not make Picard's wines a reality?

A collection of special vintages inspired by the Star Trek universe is on the way from Wines That Rock.

Releases - Chateau - Picard - Cru - Bourgeois

The first two releases are a 2016 Chateau Picard Cru Bourgeois from Bordeaux, France, and a Special Reserve United Federation of Planets old vine zinfandel.

The 2016 Chateau Picard Bordeaux is described as "an 85% cabernet sauvignon and 15% merlot blend that is subtly smoky and spicy with a bright, fresh, clean-tasting style." A 750 milliliter bottle of Chateau Picard Bordeaux retails for a robust $60 (roughly £49, AU$87).

United - Federation - Planets - Wine - Vine

The United Federation of Planets wine is a 2017 old vine zinfandel from Sonoma County, California. It's a blend...
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