Solaia shines back to 1997


This article introduces a week devoted to Italian wine, just to remind those who sell, and particularly those who price, the wines of Bordeaux that today's consumer can choose wines from many other sources – some of them top quality wines based on Bordeaux's grape varieties. Needless to say, when Richard gave these scores and wrote this article he had no idea that I would choose to publish it in the context of the Bordeaux 2014 primeurs campaign – JR

In the middle of the Chianti Classico zone is a vineyard planted primarily with Cabernet Sauvignon, owned by the Antinori...