Date: January 2016

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Joseph Voillot 2014: Unmissable Volnays and Pommards

January 28th 2016

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Jean-Pierre Charlot of Domaine Joseph Voillot is without doubt one of the warmest, most genuine men you could ever hope to meet – and he’s a terrific winemaker to boot. He is a favourite of the critics: Neal Martin has described Jean-Pierre as an “unsung hero of the Côte de Beaune” and “the winemakers’ winemaker.” Anyone who wants to grasp the essence of Volnay and Pommard need look no further than this Domaine.

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Fine Wine Market Report

January 7th 2016

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Holding Steady It was a case of as you were over the last three months of 2015, for the Bordeaux market at least. The lack of buyers’ conviction that had frustrated any discernible uptick in prices since the beginning of the year continued to hold the market in check. Though equally there was no further capitulation. Buyers may be reticent but despite there being no stimuli from Parker, en primeur or anywhere else, the allure of well-priced stock proving as irresistible as ever.