Golden Taps

Something needs to be written about Bordeaux.  About how it might, just might, totally eat itself.  About how so many properties in St Emilion have completely lost the plot in terms of their winemaking; about how many of the chateaux on both sides of the river have lost the plot in terms of pricing.  About […]

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Three bottles: my 2014

An aside on the three bottles: it’s interesting who does and who doesn’t reply to letters, electronic or otherwise.  I can understand Americans not even replying, but Englishmen?  What? There are nonetheless some serious candidates in the pipe, though.  In the meantime my three bottles of the year.  What they have in common is not […]

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