Piemonte en primeur in 2017 – the guide


25 May In the light of the lukewarm consumer response to the 2016 Bordeaux en primeur campaign reported today in our guide to it, we're republishing this guide to another set of fine red wines suitable for ageing. 

11 May This is a guide to all that Walter publishes this year on major tastings of Piemonte wines. His picture is of the Tanaro river that separates Roero from Barolo and Barbaresco as seen from the tower of Barbaresco where his very special tasting of Barbarescos took place.


Langhe – not just Nebbiolo (Tasting articles) 20 June 2017

Alto Piemonte rediscovered (Tasting article) 31 May 2017

Roero – 2014, 2013 Riserva and a rosato future? (Tasting article) 17 May 2017

2011 Barolo Riserva and more 2013 Barolo (Tasting article) 11 May 2017

Barbaresco 2014 – a vintage surprise (Tasting article) 4 May 2017

Is Nebbiolo becoming a victim of its own success (Don't quote me) 11 April 2017

2013 Barolo – another great vintage? (Tasting article) 8 December 2016