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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2012 Bordeaux: Pomerol

If you’ve got as far as this and you don’t own Neal Martin’s “Pomerol” then I’d suggest buying a copy.  There is something rather special about Pomerol – there is something Burgundian about both the region and its wines.  And the 2012s are rather good.

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