Some top wines from October
8 Nov 2012 by Team Jancis
There were over 300 tasting notes scoring above 17 added to the database in October, from 24 different regions - many of them not published in our tasting articles. Over a third were Italian, and in particular Piemontese, thanks to one particularly high-quality tasting article. Next came Germany with 39 notes, then the Languedoc and south-west France with 26. The rest were scattered between locations as scattered as Croatia, England, Hungary, Switzerland, Australia, Spain and many others besides. A few choice selections from this mélange follow: A perhaps unlikely but very tasty Syrah from Valais A new red blend...

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