Three bottles: Luis Gutiérrez

Who next for the three bottles?  Sir Patrick agreed in principle a couple of years ago though has yet to come up with the goods.  There are at least a couple of guys who, every time I see them say: “what about me then?” though again, have had the open invite for a couple of […]

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Pastime Paradise

A story of an era: a period of time to which anything belongs or is to be assigned. *** In May 1992 I was in a snooker club in Sydenham.  I was dropping out of tertiary education for the second time.  I was telling my Dad. On the telly was the Monaco Grand Prix.  1992 […]

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Robert Parker: The Grand World Tour

I’ve got pages and pages to write about Robert Parker.  Reams.  They will follow, but there is just too much for the moment.  If only he’d do the three bottles…. Last week Mr Parker hosted a “Grand World Tour” masterclass.  This, and the tastings that followed it, are part of the monetisation of the Parker […]

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