Sign up for Purple Pages
  • 10648 articles (two new most days) and 99325 tasting notes
  • Exclusive online access to The Oxford Companion to Wine
  • Exclusive online access to all the World Atlas of Wine maps
  • Lively and intelligent Members' forum
  • Completely independent news, comment and inside tips
Join now
£6.99 a month or £69 a year
(Available in GBP, USD, EUR or AUD)
Mail envelope Sign up for our free newsletter

Latest articles

It's probably safe to say that all of those responsible for JancisRobinson.com and most of those who visit it are keen on independent wine retailers. Life is not easy for them. They may be powered by massive enthusiasm for our favourite fermented fruit juice but they are arraigned... More...
See my tasting notes on 78 Loire Chenins tomorrow. Chenin Blanc was walking out with Riesling. They had so much in common - they were often pretty dry, but could both be very sweet. Both could be really bubbly sometimes, although they were normally... More...
The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment (Magrama) is to distill 4 million hl of wine over the next few weeks, enough to fill 533 million bottles, to make way for the 2014 harvest, with the support of what is described in official reports as 'the vast majority of the wine... More...
Monty Waldin writes about this new vineyard venture in Serbia, adding. ' I have absolutely no commercial link with this wine's owner/founder/winemaker Don McCulloch and don't intend to have any commercial link with it. I've given him the barest bit of advice but pro bono . I just think it... More...

Forum (members only)

Hi Sy, Just to clarify, I really liked the 2009 Hubacker, just not as much as the 2007 due the 2007's mineral 'cut', focus and unbelievable elegance. I think I just have a preference for cooler. More...
To clarify. And I have to add a disclaimer--this thing goes back a while now and I have read a lot of the reportage as well as the book all long ago. Thus my take is based on memory. Also I agree. More...
Wow. Thank you for that link to "the walking grape". A really abundant portal of information. Good luck with your pursuits. [QUOTE=Brandon Thomas, Philadelphia;50741]Unit 3 (at least for me). More...
Contact us | Team Jancis | Site FAQs | Join now | Terms and Conditions | Privacy policy | Site map | RSS
© Copyright 2000-2014 Jancis Robinson