If you're considering purchasing 2012 Bordeaux wine, this guide offers tips on the best wines and values from this mixed, classic vintage.
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2013 Bordeaux did not get off to a good start. 2013 Bordeaux could be one of the coldest, wet, diifficult start to a growing season in more than 40 years.
Francois Pinault, the owner of Chateau Latour buys 3 chateaux in Pomerol, St. Emilion and Lalande de Pomerol in his continuing efforts to expand their holdings in Bordeaux.
1994 California Cabernet Sauvignon are at their best, sublime. Many of these wines at 20 years of age are drinking in the sweet spot today proving that modern California do age!
This is in fact our lowest yields in the history of Beychevelle, even lower than we had1991! We are at 30 hectoliters per hectare this year.
We farm part of the Malartic Lagraviere vineyard in organic and biodynamic farming techniques. It didn’t help specifically for 2013. But it helps in general.
Robert Parker, the world’s most famous wine writer and wine critic is going to host the first in an extensive series of wine events, dinners and master classes all over the world.
#4 – Open some of the oldest wines in my cellar. I do not want to get to the stage where my oldest bottles are too old to taste. Or worse, I am too old to taste them.
The best value wines are those that offer true character, style and pleasure with the ability to age and evolve. Plus they sell at a price most wine lovers can afford.