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Ch Quintus tasting at Oswalds

In 2011 Domaine Clarence Dillon, proprietors of Ch Haut Brion and Ch La Mission Haut Brion, undertook an exciting new project beyond their home roots of Pessac-Léognan. Venturing the other side of the Gironde, they bought the historically acclaimed St...

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2018 | Barolo's most Burgundian vintage yet

“The 2018 Barolos I tasted for this year’s preview left me elated, energised and excited. With the colour of crushed rubies, the wines are extremely elegant, perfumed and charged with super-fine tannins. Their transparency accentuates in a clear-cut way the...

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An Introduction to 2017 Brunello di Montalcino

“..some of the most beautiful, exotic beasts I’ve ever seen in Montalcino… don’t make the mistake of missing out on some of the magic that the 2017 vintage has created.” Eric Guido, Vinous Dec 2021 BROWSE ALL NEW RELEASES HERE The...

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Bordeaux 2018 in bottle | The Southwold Tasting

2022 represents the 40th anniversary of the “Southwold Tasting”, taking its name after the small fishing village in Suffolk where it was first hosted by the former Adnams chairman Simon Loftus at his home in Southwold back in 1982. The concept...

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Tasting Burgundy 2020 | Legros & Audoin

It was the last day of tastings, so just a couple of visits. First stop was in Nuits St. Georges at Domaine Legros. I was looking forward to this tasting as I have never been there, and it is relatively...

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