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Burgundy Tasting Trip: Day 3

November 2nd 2017


After visiting Napa and Sonoma last month and now being back in Burgundy tasting the 2016s, the life of an ageing wine merchant couldn’t be much better. The weather has been glorious, but of more importance is that throughout the Côte d’Or we are greeted by happy winemakers. 2016 might be a tiny vintage but the quality is good to very good. However, what is so pleasing is that the 2017 vintage, which is now safely in the cellar, is an abundant and good vintage, the largest since 2009. It would not be an exaggeration that without the 2017 vintage many…

New Release: Mas de Daumas Gassac Rouge 2016 & Blanc 2017

October 31st 2017


In the past we have offered the enchanting and unique wines of this vanguard Languedoc estate alongside our Rhône en primeur release. But in fact, these wines are done a disservice by being tacked on to another region. They are genuine stars in their own right. It is with great pleasure that we shine a light on this unique parcel of land in France’s sauvage south with the release of their magnificent 2016 rouge and joyful 2017 blanc.

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