Recent Site Updates

Château Canon-la-Gaffelière (3/6/15)
An overhauled profile, with new history and detail on the domaine.

Château Grand Village Les Champs Libres 2013 (1/6/15) [free]
The search for a new paradigm for right-bank whites?

Domaine Ogereau (31/5/15)
A profile overhaul. Six pages of detail, with notes back to 1989.

Château Les Cruzelles (30/5/15)
A profile update, with new images.

Domaine de l'Ecu, 2015 Update (29/5/15)
Wines from 2012, 2013 & 2014, new cuvées Faust & Invictus.

Domaine de Bablut, 2015 Update (28/5/15)
The latest wines from this fine and under-rated domaine.

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This Weeks Featured Article
Château Canon, 2015 Update

It is true I think that when one door closes another one often opens (even if sometimes we have to tug quite hard at the handle in order for it to do so). What really matters, I suppose, is that we see the opportunities unfolding before us, and have the courage to grasp them, and to run with them. I suspect that John Kolasa.......
Read on in my Château Canon 2015 Retrospective, a report on the work of John Kolasa as he nears retirement, starting from when he first arrived in Bordeaux, but focusing on Château Canon and the changes he has made there, with a new tasting report on vintages from 2014 back to 2000. (2/6/15)

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Site Update Archive

May

Château Bourgneuf (27/5/15) Pomerol from the Vayron family.
Domaine Ogereau 2015 Update (26/5/15) 13 wines.
Pierre Jacques Druet Les Cent Boisselées 2009 (25/5/15) [free]
Loire Wine Guide: History (24/5/15) My new guide continues.
Domaine de la Pépière (23/5/15) New detail on new cuvées.
Mai et Kenji Hodgson, 2015 Update (22/5/15) Three wines.
Château Couhins-Lurton (21/5/15) Wines from the Lurton family.
Domaine Laporte, 2015 Update (20/5/15) Four wines, 2014 to 2010.
Château L'Église-Clinet 2015 Retrospective (19/5/15) 11 wines.
La Petite Église 2005 (18/5/15) [free]
Loire Wine Guide (17/5/15) A new multi-part guide.
Château Latour, 2015 Releases (16/5/15) From 2011, 2008 & 2003.
La Ferme de la Sansonnière, 2015 Update (15/5/15)
Château Quintus (14/5/15) My latest St Emilion profile.
Domaine des Herbauges, 2015 Update (13/5/15) The 2014 vintage.
Domaine des Forges (12/5/15) New profile, new notes.
Pierre Gimonnet Champagne Gastronome 2002 (11/5/15) [free]
Château Pichon-Baron (10/5/15) New detail on Les Griffons.
Martin Wishart (9/5/14) A restaurant review. [free]
Château Canon (8/5/15) Another renewed St Emilion profile.
Jo Landron, 2015 Update (7/5/14) The latest releases.
Clos Puy Arnaud, 2015 Update (6/5/15) Four recent releases.
Domaine Cady (5/5/15) A new profile of this domaine.
François Pinon Vouvray Première Trie 2003 (4/5/15) [free]
Château Montlandrie (3/5/15) My profile updated with new images.
Domaine de la Bergerie (2/5/15) An expanded profile.
Château Barde-Haut (1/5/15) A new St Emilion profile.

April

Domaine de la Bergerie, 2015 Update (30/4/15) Ten wines tasted.
Château Couhins (29/4/15) A new Pessac-Léognan profile.
Famille Lieubeau (28/4/15) A Muscadet empire.
Pithon-Paillé Anjou Blanc Mozaïk 2009 (27/4/15) [free]
Les Vignes Herbel (26/4/15) An update to my profile.
The Gardener's Cottage (25/4/15) A restaurant review. [free]
Primeur Picks 2014 (24/4/15) Bordeaux Groundhog Day.
AC Bordeaux 2014 (23/4/15) An eclectic mix of wines.
Castillon & Co. 2014 (22/4/15) Wines from the right bank.
Pessac-Léognan 2014 (21/4/15) 49 wines, red & white.
Domaine de la Robinière Vouvray Bel-Air Sec 2013 (20/4/15) [free]
Haut-Médoc 2014 (19/4/15) Two dozen wines.
Médoc 2014 (18/4/15) A 2014 micro-report.
Sauternes & Barsac 2014 (17/4/15) A fine, acid-etched vintage.
Pomerol 2014 (16/4/15) A vintage weak spot.

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