Monthly Archives: February 2012

Chateau Margaux tasting with Paul Pontallier

Academic openess and a possible Bordelais blind spot Yesterday afternoon I attended a fascinating tasting at Trinity House, London with Paul Pontallier, Managing Director of the Medoc first growth Chateau Margaux. He showed 15 experimental wines, served in 5 flights, demonstrating the … Continue reading

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Burgundy 2010 – Special pre shipping offer

2010 is what Burgundy is all about – fragrance, elegance and depth of flavour. We rate this as a must buy vintage for any Burgundy lover – In contrast to the super ripe 2009s, this is a more classic year … Continue reading

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Château Bellevue & Château St Pierre Dinner at the Institute of Directors

Our great friends the de Lavaux family, owners of several fine Right Bank Bordeaux châteaux, presented a selection of their wines at a dinner at the Institute of Directors, London on Thursday 26th January 2012 Francois de Lavaux, resplendent in … Continue reading

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