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The 1996 Vintage (6/1/17)Twenty Years On: Champagne, Loire Valley amp; more.
Ch芒teau Haut Lagrange (5/1/17)A L茅ognan estate created by Francis Boutemy.
Domaine de Veilloux, 2017 Update (4/1/17)I check in on some 2014s from Michel Quenouix.
Domaine de la Fontainerie Vouvray Brut 2009 (2/1/17)A resolution I once made, but not at New Year. [free]
This Week's Featured Article
A century or two ago the lanes and paths coursing along the terraces and slopes above Restign茅, Benais, Bourgueil and no doubt other communes along the length of
the Vienne were bustling with smallholders. While many of these small-scale farmers tended some vines, this was usually only one crop among many......
Read on in my profile of Lam茅 Delisle Boucard, a Bourgueil domaine renowned for its older vintages. I meet proprietor Philippe
Boucard, and after checking out vineyards and cellars we tasted vintages young and old, back to 1976 and 1964. (3/1/17)
Recent Blog Posts
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January Break (10/01/17) January isn #8217;t usually a month when I take a break from... Pouring Cold Water on the Biodynamic Calendar (04/01/17) Biodynamics was dreamt up by Rudolf Steiner. If you read his... New Year, New Monthly Subscription (02/01/17) Although I am not a great believer in New Year #8217;s Resol... Looking Back, Looking Forward: From 2016 to 2017 (31/12/16) As 2016 draws to a close I can #8217;t resist some brief ref... Those we Lost in 2016 (28/12/16) It feels as though 2016 has seen more than its fair share of...
Site Update Archive
Thierry Puzelat (31/12/16) Mostly 2014 and 2015.
Clos Puy Arnaud (29/12/16) New releases and new cuv茅es.
The 2001 Vintage (28/12/16) A selection at 15 years of age.
Loire Valley 2006 at Ten Years (27/12/16) A tasting.
Loire Valley 2006 (27/12/16) A vintage review.
Domaine de Bablut Coteaux de l'Aubance 1972 (26/12/16) [free]
Ch芒teau Jean Faure (23/12/16) St Emilion rich in Cabernet Franc.
Pomerol 2012 (22/12/16) Final notes and concluding thoughts.
St Emilion 2012 (22/12/16) Some fine quality here.
Bernard Baudry (21/12/16) A massive overhaul for my profile.
2012 Pessac-L茅ognan (20/12/16) Haut-Brion, La Mission amp; more.
2012 Margaux (20/12/16) Margaux, the Rauzans and more.
Joseph Mellot Quincy Le Rimonet 2015 [free] (19/12/16)
Clos du Clocher (18/12/16) A profile update.
The 2006 Vintage at Ten Years (17/12/16) Bordeaux to Germany.
Clos de l'Oratoire (16/12/16) A new profile with more detail.
St Julien 2012 (15/12/16) The L茅ovilles and company.
Pauillac 2012 (15/12/16) From Lafite to Lynch-Bages.
Domaine de la Chevalerie (14/12/16) I taste from 2014 back to 2007.
St Est猫phe 2012 (13/12/16) Montrose, Cos amp; more.
Bordeaux 2012 (13/12/16) A review at four years of age.
Ch芒teau Fourcas-Dupr茅 Blanc 2015 (12/12/16) [free]
L'If (11/12/16) An update for my profile of this estate.
S茅bastien David (10/12/16) L'Hurluberlu, Coef amp; Kezako.
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The four most popular recent Loire updates.
Domaine Jaulin-PlaisantinExciting new domaine on the limestone c么te. (15/11/16)
La Tour Saint-MartinI taste vintages young and old. (1/11/16)
Alphonse MellotA tasting with A.M. Senior. (11/10/16)
Henri BourgeoisOld vintages back to 1990 with Arnaud Bourgeois. (27/9/16)
The four most popular recent Bordeaux updates.
Cru Bourgeois 2014A tasting report, with 79 notes. (18/10/16)
Ch芒teau Lagrange VerticalA tour, dinner amp; tasting. (6/9/16)
The 2016 Latour ReleasesI check out 2010, 2009 amp; 2000. (31/8/16)
St Emilion GCC, 2015I taste 33 wines from this vintage. (9/8/16)
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