Patrick Stewart is a British actor who performed a French captain in Star Trek: The Next Generation. There appear to be loads of French followers who’ve taken Stewart as one among their very own. Stewart acquired a heat welcome when he appeared on the Star Trek: Picard panel at Comic Con Paris. During the Q&Part of the panel, a French fan requested if Stewart had ever tasted “the real Chateau Picard” wine from “the region of Bordeaux.” Stewart revealed that he had not. The fan then offered Stewart with a bottle of genuine Chateau Picard wine from the winery in Bordeaux.
Stewart went on to say that, “There is a chateau in [Star Trek: Picard] and it’s an genuine French chateau. The Chateau Picard is authentically French.” He additionally mentioned that they “never filmed a moment, sadly,” the place they drank the wine, however “maybe we will in time to come. If you’re really nice to us…”
In July, CBS Consumer Products introduced an formally licensed Chateau Picard wine. It is a 2016 Chateau Picard Cru Bourgeois from the Bordeaux area of France. The wine is a part of Wine That Rocks’ Star Trek assortment. Wine That Rocks teamed with the precise Chateau Picard winery on the wine. The 2016 Chateau Picard Bordeaux is an 85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Merlot mix. It’s described as being “subtly smoky and spicy with a bright, fresh, clean-tasting style.” The wine spends 14 months in oak, 70% seasoned and 30% new.
“Star Trek Wines has introduced out the true passions of our whole workforce. It was a singular alternative to work with award-winning winemakers and the CBS Consumer Products workforce to create a group with genuine tales,” mentioned Wines That Rock’s President Howard Jackowitz when the corporate introduced the wine. “Our goal has been to produce small batch, limited-edition, collectible wines that we as fans want to own. This is what we are all about – creating a product that is genuine with a great story behind it. Live long and prosper!”
CBS Consumer Products can be introducing a line of Chateau Picard merchandise. It contains attire resembling T-shirts and equipment like wine glasses.
The Chateau Picard owned by Jean-Luc Picard’s household in Star Trek is positioned within the La Barre area moderately than Bordeaux. As Star Trek: Picard begins, Picard has retired to his household winery after leaving his Starfleet profession behind.
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