FINE WINE NEWS & COMMENT
Fontodi's Flaccianello & Chianti Classico – the recently shipped 2013 vintages of this stellar producer's Supertuscan and excellent Chianti Classico at a very friendly price.
2015 German offer live – buyer Marcel Orford-Williams says this is 'the vintage of a generation' with success across the board from Trocken to Trockenbeerenauslese.
Rancid Roussillons – writer Henry Jeffreys on some of the lesser-known vins doux naturels of southern France.
Festive Tips – if you are looking for inspiration, recipes or food and wine matching help, visit our practical tips at Christmas page