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    Malbecs - Argentina's very own grape

    I tasted the following 50+ Argentine Malbecs and blends dominated by Malbec recently in London. I did not taste them blind although many names were…

    16 Dec 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    Pingus - Ribera del Duero superstar

    This range of Peter Sisseck's wines was tasted last November in London with his nephew Hans Vinding Diers, son of Peter (all Danes, of whom I am very…

    10 Dec 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    More top German 2003s A-M

    Here and in Dry Germans N-Z is a more detailed look at Germany’s exceptional 2003s, concentrating on the dry wines that I tasted in Berlin in…

    2 Dec 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    More top German 2003s N-Z

    See also wines made by producers A-M, and notes on two of the better eastern German producers at the very end below.   PFEFFINGEN -…

    2 Dec 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    Montrachet 1999s (and a 2000)

    There may be people to whom a tasting of 15 different Montrachets is nothing special, but I have yet to meet them. Even Dominique Lafon, producer of…

    24 Nov 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    Real Rhône excitement from 2003

    The hot, dry summer of 2003 has produced some very exciting wines in the Rhône Valley if these offerings from new London merchant Genesis Wines…

    23 Nov 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    Mouton in top vintages 2001-1982

    The first château-sanctioned vertical of Mouton I can remember in London was organised recently by wine merchants Bibendum. Hervé Berland presented…

    18 Nov 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    2002 bordeaux re-tasted in bottle

    Despite their late beginnings, both in the vineyard and cellar, Bordeaux’s 2002s are all, except for a handful of grand Sauternes, in bottle and can…

    8 Nov 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    A Viader vertical

    Berlin-based wine writer Stuart Pigott persuaded Delia Viader to open up a vertical of her Napa Valley red when he published his new book Planet Wine…

    3 Nov 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    1995 and 1996 champagnes tasted blind

    See Champagne shootout - 95 v 96 for an account of the inspiration for and organisation of this blind tasting held in Epernay earlier this month. The…

    29 Oct 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    The world's best dry Rieslings

    These tasting notes should be read in conjunction with my description of the second big Austrian wine challenge in wine news. I am publishing my notes…

    22 Oct 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    96 vintage ports back to 1970

    See wine news 16 oct for an account of the extraordinary tasting which gave rise to these tasting notes on almost 100 of the most significant…

    13 Oct 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    Great Australian Rieslings back to 1973

    See also Coonawarra and other Australian classics.  This was a revelation – a series of Rieslings, mainly from the famous Florita vineyard in Clare,…

    6 Oct 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    Coonawarra and other Oz classics

    The following are notes on some fine, current reds from Coonawarra, then some assorted reds from elsewhere, and brief notes on a vertical of The…

    5 Oct 2004 Jancis Robinson
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    Zind Humbrecht's 2002s

    I admire Olivier Humbrecht's unceasing quest for quality immensely and he has succeeded in making many luscious, intense and attention-grabbing wines…

    28 Sep 2004 Jancis Robinson