August 8th 2014
A very lazy family holiday in the Loire Valley was interrupted for a visit to Domaine de la Taille aux Loups in Montlouis, home to the brilliant Jacky Blot.
February 17th 2012
…mixing simplicity in the plate and the glass. For a special occasion, I was looking for a special wine to drink, nothing too fancy or upmarket, but the passion of the wine maker should be felt one sip after the...
May 11th 2011
I had the pleasure last night of attending the Jacky Blot tasting & dinner at the Pantechnicon in Motcomb Street. The evening kicked off with a glass of sparkling
March 10th 2011
I find it difficult to understand why wines from the Loire like St Nicolas de Bourgueil struggle with their popularity in the land of her Majesty. Being born and raised
March 3rd 2011
At the end of last year, it was reported that 200 Muscadet producers had or were on the brink of declaring bankruptcy. In a region that has around 600 growers,