FINE WINE NEWS & COMMENT
Christmas Fine Wine List – our latest selections include tempting collections to suit the season, from digestifs and drams to a mixed case of blanc de blancs Champagne and gift boxes of premium olive oil and wine vinegar to Barolo for keeping or drinking.
Fresh thoughts on food for Sauternes & Barsac – Janet Wynne Evans suggests we don't just keep these for the dessert course and shares some tapas-style recipes to try.
The Decades Tasting – a retrospective vertical tasting going back to 2002 of popular Bordeaux châteaux – Grand Corbin-Despagne, Batailley, Belgrave, Charmail and Angludet. Read the panel's tasting notes.
Rise of the Machines – Caroline Gilby MW talks about machine harvesting versus hand harvesting and the pros and cons of each approach.
Vintage Cellar Plan
Introductory Offer: one month free
- Buy one of our two taster cases and subscribe to any Vintage Cellar Plan before 30th November 2015 you will receive one month's free subscription.
- The taster cases give a flavour of the types of wine Vintage Cellar Plan members will receive in the Rising Stars or Claret A plans, but the wines may be enjoyed now.