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2004 burgundies in bottle
28 Feb 2007 by JR
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 domaines who also exhibit in Paris and elsewhere. Not a single Burgundian was present, and nor was the most prominent MW resident in Burgundy Jasper Morris.   I hope this had nothing to do with their opinion of how the wines would show because alas, truth to tell, this was not a hugely inspiring line-up – rather like the last big MW horizontal tasting, of 2002 bordeaux . Does the Institute deliberately choose to show vintages...

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