2015 Bordeaux

Far more complicated than the actual quality of any vintage is the perception of its quality. It’s not about whether it’s any good or not, it’s about whether or not the customer thinks it’s any good.

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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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2010 Bordeaux

At the end of Summer 2010, Ed Milliband was elected leader of the Labour Party.  A few weeks later, the harvest in Bordeaux was coming in.  A harvest that many proclaimed to be the greatest ever, and one that was certainly the most expensive ever.

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