Wine News

 

Storing Wines at Home

Here are a few tips for storing your wines at home which should help you to enjoy them to their full potential. Most importantly though don’t forget to drink them... - more

Critical Acclaim

Any discussion of today's foremost wine critics or reviewers surely begins with Robert M Parker, Baltimore-born and Bordeaux market-maker and breaker... - more

Beautiful Burgundy

Burgundy is an excellent choice if you want dazzling wines but with a little more stability when it comes to prices. With challenging growing conditions and yields down... - more

Arc of Storage

There are more than 50,000 cases of wine stored at Locke-King vaults, 30 minutes from South London in Weybridge, Surrey. To explore these vaults is to uncover a fascinating... - more

Hollywood & Wine

How many times have you watched your favourite film and spotted a fine or famous wine being uncorked as part of a scene? Keen-eyed film fans will have seen Petrus... - more

Latour offers Ex Chateau stocks

Following news that Chateau Latour is to withdraw from the 'en primeur' system, the first releases of Ex Chateau stock have been offered... - more

Yquem in the News

Chateau d'Yquem in the news with the announcement that no 2012 vintage will be produced. The 2011 has also been sold at auction prompting rumours that it... - more

Norman Foster to design Chateau Margaux cellars

Revered British architect Lord Norman Foster to revamp the cellars at the listed Chateau... - more

Lafite & Margaux fight wine fraud

Measures to counter wine fraud being introduced at Chateau Lafite and Chateau Margaux in Bordeaux, including the Prooftag system... - more

Bordeaux 2010 - In Bottle Reviews from James Suckling

Big news from James Suckling - the first critic to publish his in-bottle evaluations of 2010 Bordeaux... - more

Bordeaux 2012 – The view from the vineyard

The 2012 harvest for the reds is now under way in the Medoc and looks to be one of the latest vintages on record. Some have only just... - more

Prats Departs Chateau Cos d’Estournel

Big news in Bordeaux with news of the departure of Jean-Guillaume Prats from the helm of Second Growth Chateau Cos d’Estournel... - more

Bordeaux 2011 - Vintage Report

"This is a much better vintage than I thought it was before my trip to Bordeaux and could turn out to be close in overall quality to years... - more

Bordeaux 2009 - Vintage Report

“The 2009 is an incredibly exciting vintage of opulence, power, and richness, yet the better wines have a precision and delicacy that is... - more