Bordeaux 2012 - dry whites and a rosé
16 Apr 2013 by Jancis Robinson & Julia Harding MW
For our full Bordeaux 2012 coverage, see The Guide . I actually found myself crying out loud while tasting some of the dry white bordeaux yielded by the challenging 2012 growing season, 'I think I'm falling in love with Sauvignon Blanc again'. This is a state I have not known for many a long year, even if the first wine I ever bought by the case was a fine Sancerre from a shamefully distant vintage. The best 2012 dry white bordeaux have more nerve and integrity than I can remember from any other vintage. Now, admittedly I was not able to taste the 2011 primeurs last year because Nick was in hospital at the time, so I...

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