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Haut-Médoc 2016 (25/4/17)
Psychic proprietor. Retout, La Lagune, Cantemerle & more.

Domaine Guiberteau Saumur Blanc 2014 (24/4/17) [free]
Looking for my third hand in the week ahead.

Pomerol 2016 (21/4/17)
Yet another door hidden by an invisibility forcefield.

Castillon & Co. 2016 (20/4/17)
Castillon, Fronsac, Bourg and the Satellites.

This Week's Featured Article
St Emilion Premier Grand Cru Classé 2016

I think I was probably nine or ten years old when I went to see Paul Daniels in - if memory serves me correctly, and there is certainly no guarantee of that - a Blackpool theatre. I am not sure if Daniels ever really achieved "international fame" as is claimed on his Wikipedia page, so in case the name is not immediately familiar to all readers....
Read on in my latest primeurs report, looking at St Emilion Premier Grand Cru Classé 2016, from Angélus to Valandraud. (18/4/17)

Recent Blog Posts

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Bordeaux 2016: The Primeurs (09/04/17)
I am now back in the UK now after a week of tasting the 2016...
Bordeaux 2016: Halfway (05/04/17)
It is early Wednesday morning as I write this, and so I am a...
Bordeaux 20016: Sandrine Garbay (31/03/17)
Taking a break for packing my bag for Bordeaux, I thought I ...
Bordeaux 2016: Guillaume Thienpont (30/03/17)
Another take on Bordeaux 2016 today, moving on from yesterda...
Bordeaux 2016: Frederic Faye (29/03/17)
I have just, a half-hour ago, finalised my Bordeaux 2016 pri...
Site Update Archive


St Emilion GCC & GC 2016 (19/4/17) Cimmerian cellars.
Adèle Rouzé Quincy 2015 (17/4/17)[free]
Moulis & Listrac (16/4/17) Speed limit signs.
Margaux 2016 (15/4/17) A hire-dar cleaning charge?
St Julien 2016 (14/4/17) A mob of grease and hormones.
Pauillac 2016 (13/4/17) Coin-tossing and blind tasting.
St Estèphe 2016 (12/4/17) "He clasps the crag...."
Bordeaux 2016 (11/4/17) Pranayama, Prince & plus-fours.
Serge et Bruno Sourdais Chinon 1993 (10/4/17) [free]
A Month of Muscadet: Domaine de la Foliette (1/4/17)


Sauternes & Barsac 2014 (31/3/17) And concluding comments.
Château Chasse-Spleen (30/3/17) My profile updated.
AC Bordeaux 2014 (29/3/17) Good value to high-end.
A Month of Muscadet: Jérémie Huchet (28/3/17)
Les Terres d'Ocre Saint-Pourçain Instan T 2013 (27/3/17) [free]
Loire Wine Guide: Nantais Climate (26/3/17) The Muscadet Météo.
A Month of Muscadet: Jo Landron Update (25/3/17)
Château Destieux (24/3/17) Cool and dark wines.
Frédéric Mabileau (23/3/17) My profile overhauled and expanded.
Pessac-Léognan 2014 (22/3/17) Haut-Brion, Mission, Carmes....
A Month of Muscadet: Famille Lieubeau Update (21/3/17)
Pierre Morin Sancerre Rouge Bellechaume 2012 (20/3/17) [free]
Château Pape-Clément (19/3/17) My profile updated.
A Month of Muscadet: Domaine de la Pépière Update (18/3/17)
Castillon & Co. 2014 (16/3/17) Value on the right bank.
Château Mazeyres (16/3/17) My profile brought up to date.
St Emilion 2014 (15/3/17) Another comparison with 2012.

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