Complete overview of the best 2013 Bordeaux wines with comments on the campaign and tasting notes for hundreds of wines from every appellation and price point.
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Philippine Rothschild represented the epitome of grace, elegance, charm, drive and frankly, everything that is great about Bordeaux. She was liked by everyone and will be missed by all.
Every vintage is unique. Fortunately, there are vintages that offer complexities and personality, that do not require cellar time which can be enjoyed in their youth, for their fresh, vibrant forward qualities.
Some of these winesare now so expensive, they are treated more like treasures than wine. Meaning, they are often relegated to being opened only on rare, special occasions. Or when other wine lovers congregate where everyone enjoys, and gets to taste some of these potentially majestic elixirs.
The case of Rudy Kurniawan has changed the collectible wine market for generations. There is no way to know how many wines were sold, and then resold are real.
Philippe Cambie discusses in detail, the 2013 Chateauneuf du Pape and Southern Rhone vintage, growing season, the harvest and the wines.
Caroline Frey of Chateau La Lagune and Paul Jaboulet Aine is producing a new wine combining grapes from the Rhone Valley and Bordeaux.