Author: Catherine Petrie MW

Bordeaux 2017 | A vintage overview

April 17th 2018

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Every year in early April the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux (UGC) organises a series of tastings in all the major appellations of the Bordeaux region. The British wine trade descends on the city in droves to sniff, sip, and pass judgement on the freshly drawn barrel samples of the six-month-old vintage that will hit the market in the ensuing en primeur campaign in May and June.

2000 & 2001 Red Burgundy: Time to Mature, with Sarah Marsh MW

February 6th 2018

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Last Wednesday we kicked any lingering January blues into the long grass with a magnificent tasting in the Goedhuis tasting room organised by Sarah Marsh MW. A full report of the day’s wines will be available on Sarah’s blog: http://theburgundybriefing.com/burgundy-tastings/ where she will detail her own thoughts and collate those of the other tasters.

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