Monthly Archives: May 2011

Bordeaux 2010 en primeur: great value clarets Tour St Bonnet, Cissac and Beaumont

The first wines from Bordeaux’s excellent 2010 vintage to excite us have finally been released. As we brace ourselves for breath-taking price increases from the big names it is great to see some gorgeous Cru Bourgeois at excellent prices. A … Continue reading

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En Primeur FAQ

For those considering a first step into Bordeaux en primeur, we have prepared a brief guide below, but if you need any guidance we are happy to explain any part of the process, please call us +44 (0) 20 8418 … Continue reading

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Bordeaux 2010 scores – Sauternes

Here in one place are selected ratings by Robert Parker (RP), Jancis Robinson MW (JR) and Coe’s two Masters of Wine Dirceu Vianna Junior (JV)  and David Allen (DA).  Prices will be added as the chateaux release. Tasting notes for … Continue reading

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Bordeaux 2010 scores – Pomerol

Here in one place are selected ratings by Robert Parker (RP), Jancis Robinson MW (JR) and Coe’s two Masters of Wine Dirceu Vianna Junior (JV)  and David Allen (DA).  Prices will be added as the chateaux release Tasting notes for … Continue reading

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Bordeaux 2010 scores – Graves and Pessac-Leognan

Here in one place are selected ratings by Robert Parker (RP), Jancis Robinson MW (JR) and Coe’s two Masters of Wine Dirceu Vianna Junior (JV)  and David Allen (DA).  Prices will be added as the chateaux release. Tasting notes for … Continue reading

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Bordeaux 2010 scores – Saint-Emilion

Here in one place are selected ratings by Robert Parker (RP), Jancis Robinson MW (JR) and Coe’s two Masters of Wine Dirceu Vianna Junior (JV)  and David Allen (DA).  Prices will be added as the chateaux release. Tasting notes for … Continue reading

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Dinner with Daniel and Florence Cathiard of Smith Haut Lafitte

  Last week we were honoured to host a tasting dinner with the owners of Château Smith Haut Lafitte. The couple were in a celebratory mood as late the night before Robert Parker released his verdict on the 2010 vintage, awarding … Continue reading

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Bordeaux 2010 scores chart – Medoc

Here in one place are selected ratings by Robert Parker (RP), Jancis Robinson MW (JR) and Coe’s two Masters of Wine Dirceu Vianna Junior (JV)  and David Allen (DA).  Prices will be added as the chateaux release

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Sauternes 2010

Our pick of the 2010 vintage from Sauternes

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Pomerol 2010

Our pick of the 2010 vintage from Pomerol

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