2005 Bordeaux: to-may-toes, to-mah-toes

The Bordeaux question is this: which is the greatest young vintage of Bordeaux?  2010?  Or 2009, or 2005?  I nailed my colours to 2005 a long time back.  Some 2009s are a little too ripe for me and 2010s, whilst spectacular at the very top level, are mixed.  2005s, or so I thought, are the […]

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2013 Bordeaux

When I first started this drabble, I made a simple rule: no negativity.  If I had nothing positive to say about something then I wouldn’t write about it.  Which leaves me in a bit of a pickle with these 2013 clarets.

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