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Bordeaux 2014 En Primeur: Pauillac & St Julien

One and a half days into the primeur tastings and I am enjoying this vintage more and more. Whilst wanting to avoid the hype

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Newly releases from the great Ridge Montebello Vineyards

Ridge’s iconic Monte Bello Proprietary Red is one of the candidates for the longest-lived Bordeaux blends made in California.

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Bordeaux 2014: First Impressions

Tasting the newest vintage from Bordeaux and the en primeur wines from the great Cru Classé estates is one of the most exciting experiences in the wine trade

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Wine of the night | 2009 Ch Lanessan Cru Bourgeois Haut-Médoc

At a client tasting last night there was one wine that stood out amongst many of its more prestigious Left Bank neighbours, Chateau Lanessan 2009. Serving this blind I asked guests for price predictions, results were £35-40 a bottle.

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A busy week in the press

On Saturday in The Times, Jane MacQuitty picked 2011 Marsannay Les Longeroies Domaine Charles Audoin as “The Keeper”

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