What is Phenolic ripeness? And is climate change effecting grapes ripening?
There are certain words that pop up in my [...]
Treasury Wine Estates buys Chateau Cambon la Pelouse in Bordeaux
Penfolds buys a Chateau! Treasury Wine Estates(TWE) announced yesterday [...]
What does Grand Cru mean in Champagne?
We have already explored what the term 'Grand Cru' means [...]
What does Grand Cru mean in Burgundy?
The term ‘Grand Cru’ used in Burgundy refers to [...]
What does Grand Cru mean in Bordeaux?
The words 'Grand Cru' have various meanings in the Bordeaux [...]
2009 Bordeaux, 10 years On….Was Robert Parker right to give 19 Chateaux 100 points?
Last week I spent two fascinating days in London tasting [...]