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François Chidaine Montlouis Les Tuffeaux 2009 (15/9/14)
Superb wine, from the Kylie Minogue of Loire valley appellations.

Le Pont de la Tour (14/9/14)
Restaurant Review: A faux-French theme, on the Thames.

Domaine de la Bergerie, 2014 Update (13/9/14)
Sixteen wines from Yves & Anne Guégniard tasted.

New in Vouvray: Domaine Perrault-Jadaud (12/9/14)
Two young vignerons in Chançay.

Château Hannetot (11/9/14)
Seeking out the unknown; a new Pessac-Léognan micro-estate.

Domaine de Bellivière, 2014 Update (10/9/14)
Electric wines from Eric; the 2013 & 2011 vintages.

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This Weeks Featured Article
Grand Cru Classé, 2014

While the majority of my Bordeaux reports are single-vintage assessments, as catalogued on my Bordeaux Tastings page, one tasting event on the annual tasting calendar bucks this trend with a very worthwhile presentation of the four most recent vintages. This is the Bordeaux Grand Cru Classé tasting, held each year.......
Read on in my report on the 2014 Grand Cru Classé tasting, looking at the 2013, 2012, 2011 & 2010 vintages in Bordeaux. (9/9/14)

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Site Update Archive


Pithon-Paillé C. du Layon Belargus des Treilles 2010 (8/9/14) [free]
Pomerol (7/9/14) Another Bordeaux Wine Guide update.
Château La Croix de Gay (6/9/14) Updated with new detail.
New in Saumur: Les Jardins Esméraldins (5//9/14)
Château La Fleur-Pétrus (4/9/14) Another profile updated.
François Pinon (2/9/14) New profile, new notes.
Masson-Blondelet Pouilly-Fumé Les Angelots 2012 (1/9/14) [free]


Domaine Masson-Blondelet (3/9/14) Top-notch Pouilly-Fumé.
Château Montlandrie (31/8/14) Denis Durantou in Castillon.
Château Pierre-Bise, 2014 Update (30/8/14) Transcendental wines.
New in Vouvray: Florent Cosme (29/8/14)
Château La Grave à Pomerol (28/8/14) I expand this profile.
Domaine de Ladoucette (27/8/14) A famous Pouilly-Fumé estate.
Domaine de Montcy (26/8/14) A new Loire star.
Pierre Luneau-Papin Terre de Pierre 2010 (25/8/14) [free]
Castillon (24/8/14) My Bordeaux guide expands.
Château Pichon-Baron (23/8/14) Updated with new images.
New in Anjou: Mai et Kenji Hodgson (22/8/14)
Pascal et Nicolas Reverdy (21/8/14) A new profile, and new notes.
Clos L'Église (20/8/14) I update my profile.
Champalou (19/8/14) New 5-page profile & new notes.
Thibaud Boudignon Anjou Blanc 2011 (18/8/14) [free]
The Square (17/8/14) A restaurant review. [free]
Domaine Ogereau, 2014 Update (16/8/14) Recent releases tasted.
New in Savennières: Thibaud Boudignon (15/8/14)
Pascal Cotat (14/814) Idiosyncratic Sancerre.
Château La Patache (13/8/14) Pomerol from the Peter Kwok stable.
Domaine des Huards (12/8/14) A leading domaine in Cheverny.
Pithon-Paillé Anjou Blanc Pierrebise 2012 (11/8/14) [free]
St Emilion (10/8/14) My guide overhauled.
Château Bastor-Lamontagne (9/8/14) New owners, updated profile.
Le Retout Blanc, Two Vintages (8/8/14)
La Tour Saint-Martin, 2014 Update (7/8/14) A revelatory tasting.
Château Taillefer (6/8/14) A new profile after a recent visit.
Domaine des Aubuisières (5/8/14) A new profile and new notes.

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