Mas de Daumas Gassac revisited

It is almost 8 years since I last visited Languedoc’s most famous estate Mas de Daumas Gassac and I had forgotten what a truly unique place Read the rest of this entry »

A little bit of Burgundy in the Rhone valley

The 2013 red Rhone wines seem to have slipped people’s notice and I suspect might not get the due attention they deserve from many of the press.

A week travelling from Côte Rotie Read the rest of this entry »

A visit to La Rioja Alta

It all started at Heathrow Airport, terminal 3 where we set off for Bilbao to taste the wonders Rioja had to offer Read the rest of this entry »

Araujo Estate - the release of one of Napa’s elite Cabernet’s – Eisele Vineyard 2011

The Araujo Estate is widely considered to be one of California’s “cult” wineries with a legendary pedigree. It produces one of the greatest Cabernet Sauvignon single vineyard Read the rest of this entry »

Louis Roederer Brut Nature 2006

Frederic Rouzaud, President of Louis Roederer along with Jean-Baptiste Lecaillon, Vice President and Chef de Caves, presented Read the rest of this entry »