News » October 2015


A Passion for Burgundy

I am just back from my first visit to Hong Kong with some very fond memories following a series of amazing events organised for me by Tom Sackville. The thing that struck me the most is that there is an...

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DP 2006 (again!)

It is quite rare for a wine to get a second moment in the spotlight on our blog quite so quickly.  However the first note on Dom Pérignon 2006 from one of the most highly regarded critics, Champagne expert Richard Juhlin, merits...

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I want to live in Provence… At Domaine Ott preferably!

In September I was lucky enough to be invited by our good friends Maisons Marques et Domaines to visit an estate whose wines I have been selling for over 8 years and who in my eyes produce THE best Rosé...

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Fine Wine Market Report

Post Parker As is customary the third quarter was a quieter affair, holidays and high days slowing the market to a rather pedestrian pace. Sentiment towards Bordeaux remained cautious and whilst prices, for the most part, remained static there were...

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La Rioja Alta: 125th Anniversary Dinner

Last night La Rioja Alta were celebrating their 125th anniversary at the Orangery, Kensington Palace and they were entertaining us in style, the boys in black tie and all the girls looking very glam! We started the evening on the...

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