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Château Magdeleine Bouhou Boha 2011 (20/2/17) [free]
Off the beaten Bordeaux track again.

Château Mirebeau (16/2/17)
Biodynamic Pessac-Léognan from Cyril Dubrey.

Château Le Puy (3/2/17)
An update to my profile, with some new tasting notes.

Domaine de la Butte (2/2/17)
Top quality Bourgueil from Jacky Blot. A new profile.

This Week's Featured Article
Bordeaux 2014

Reviewing the most recent vintages in Bordeaux has given the jobbing wine writer slim pickings during the course of the last few years. It feels like a long time since the undeniable joys of the 2009 and 2010 vintages, the hedonist's yin and the classicist's yang, came our way. The 2011 vintage was complicated by a cool........
So, is 2014 in Bordeaux really any good? To find out, read the introduction to my latest report on Bordeaux 2014, as I take a look at this vintage, and place it in the context of other recent years, from the superb 2010 down to the dismal 2013. My region-by-region reports begin tomorrow, with St Estèphe. (21/2/17)

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The Loire Salons: The Future? (19/02/17)
Two weeks ago the doors opened for the 31st edition of the S...
Vinivision: Measured Success (14/02/17)
It’s Tuesday morning, and I am about to head off for m...
Welcome to Vinovision (13/02/17)
It is now one week on from my trip to Angers for the Renaiss...
The Longest Day (07/02/17)
It is Tuesday morning and as I tuck into my pain au chocolat...
From Renaissance to the Salon (06/02/17)
It’s Monday morning and I’m in Angers for the an...
Site Update Archive

February

Domaine de la Butte Bourgueil Perrières 2011 (15/2/17) [free]
Le Petit Cheval Blanc (10/2/17) A new white wine.
La Mondotte (9/2/17) My profile updated.
Domaine des Echardières La Long Bec 2015 (8/2/17)
Château Beychevelle (1/2/17) My profile updated.

January

Domaine de Bellivière (31/1/17) A tasting update.
Terre Brûlée Chenin Blanc 2015 (30/1/17) [free]
Château Preuillac (29/1/17) My profile updated.
Domaine Mélaric (28/1/17) The latest from Aymeric Hilaire.
Château Yvonne (27/1/17) I check out 2014 and 2013.
Château La Marzelle (26/1/17) Modern-style St Emilion.
Domaine de Montcy (25/1/17) The latest from Laura Semeria.
Château Cos d'Estournel (24/1/17) Into the vines at Cos.
Château Lagrange 1996 (23/1/17) [free]
Vieux Château Certan (22/1/17) An update to my profile.
Loire Tasting Snippets, 2017 (21/1/17) Chinon, Bourgueil & more.
Domaine Perrault-Jadaud (20/1/17) A tasting report.
Château Magdelaine (19/1/17) An estate wound up in 2011.
Domaine du Clos de l'Èlu (18/1/17) Recent releases from Thomas.

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