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Critical Opinion

January 27, 2009

Leoville versus Langoa

  The 'Bartons of St Julien' – Langoa and Leoville – are widely viewed as two of the most consistent…

January 21, 2009

Pomerol 2006

Wine Spectator magazine has released the first of its final scores for the 2006 Bordeaux vintage, with around 15 notes…

November 17, 2008

Wine Spectator Wine of the Year

Casa Lapostolle's Clos Apalta 2005, a Chilean wine from the Colchagua Valley, was named Wine Spectator 'Wine of the Year'…

November 13, 2008

The GJE on Bordeaux 2005

The Grand Jury Europeen, which we covered in a previous post, has released its rankings for the 2005 Bordeaux vintage….

November 11, 2008

2005 Bordeaux revisited

Farr Vintners, the UK wine merchant, held an interesting tasting of 22 of the top wines of Bordeaux 2005 last…

November 7, 2008

A step back in time…

Neal Martin, Robert Parker's UK contributor, recently posted a rather entertaining look at a restaurant wine list from 1977 on…

October 28, 2008

2006 Bordeaux comes to London

The Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux, which counts most of the major names (excluding the First Growths) from both…

July 18, 2008

Parker’s Asian 100 pointers…

As we mentioned in a previous post, Robert Parker recently completed a tour of Asia, visiting Japan, Korea and China. For…