Both Julia and I have been lucky enough to have a chance to survey some pretty smart 2004 champagnes recently, Julia at a retrospective sighted tasting of 16 of the best at 10 years old, courtesy...
27 June 2014: In response to my final comment below, about the Bachelet 2009s, Bill Nanson tells me that the Denis Bachelet Côte de Nuits-Villages 2011 he recently tasted with...
As Jancis promised last week in her review of the 2004s , and as requested in this thread on our forum, here are my notes on the first growths and 'equivalents', for want of a better word,...
This is a longer version of an article also published in the Financial Times. See also my tasting notes on these wines. Which vintage of red bordeaux is the best value? This is a fair...
Here is the next in our annual series of reviews of more famous wines of Bordeaux at 10 years old. The 77 most starry reds were tasted blind in appropriate geographical flights of 10 to 12 wines...
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There is currently some discussion of the maturity of 2004 burgundies on our forum and I am shamelessly using that as an...
Here's a little Christmas present from us at JancisRobinson.com: completion of our survey of this reasonably priced vintage in bottle. The following 53 significant 2004 red bordeaux were tasted...
Much excitement has surrounded the 2004 Barolos, which is why we have seized all opportunities to taste them. You can see our initial set of tasting notes here but since then we have managed to...
Please read these tasting notes in conjunction with Bordeaux 2004 at four - Part 2.
A couple of weeks ago we asked you here to vote on whether tasting notes on 2004...
Much has already been written about the consistently high quality of Barolo 2004. Not all the wines have been bottled or made available for tasting yet, but the ones I have tasted so far in...
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We really must take advantage of Italy’s exceptionally delicious 2004 reds while we may. The true glory of the 2004 vintage in Piemonte is steadily being...
On Monday I went to the Institute of Masters of Wine’s annual burgundy tasting in association with Les Domaines Familiaux de Tradition, a group of some of the more prominent...
Here are the notes I made at the London tasting of 2004s in bottle organized by the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux (so no first growths and few super seconds) held late last month. See also...
Anthony Hanson MW now spreads his work life between overseeing his magisterial book Burgundy , looking after Christie’s interests in London and France, especially now that they have taken...
Below are very brief notes on some 2004s tasted at the Bibendum 2005 primeur tasting in London last month. You will see that this was not the most relaxed of tastings (parking ticket...
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