See the wines that have made Stephen Brook's end-of-year highlights, with exclusive tasting notes for Decanter Premium members...Stephen Brook's top scoring wines tasted this year. His end of year highlights... The post Stephen Brook’s top scoring fine wines of 2018 appeared first on Decanter.
Elin McCoy recently tasted vintages of Domaine Carneros' top sparkling wine, Le Reve, including the 'prototype' 1988... Including tasting notes... The post Domaine Carneros: Tasting Le Reve appeared first on Decanter.
Our unique and famous Panel Tastings; three world class wine experts in their field review flights of wines on a particular theme. Each give their own individual scores, which are then averaged to give an overall mark. This mark is based on the theme chosen. In 2018 we've had panel tastings covering Cabernet Franc from across South America as well as th […]
The role of chef de cave is integral to any Champagne house. But what happens when it is time to hand over the art of blending to a newcomer? Anne Krebiehl MW talks to four pairs of winemakers to find out...Richard Geoffroy (left) and Vincent Chaperon have worked together since 2005 What happens when it is time to hand over the art of blending to a newcomer? […]
Patrick Léon, who worked with many of the world's top wine estates, including Mouton Rothschild, Opus One and Château d’Esclans, has died in Bordeaux. Patrick Léon He worked on many of the top estates' wines and spent two decades at Mouton... The post Celebrated winemaker and consultant Patrick Léon dies appeared first on Decanter.
Even many of the best premiers crus can be swamped by the near-100-point scores of the grands crus. So below, we've highlighted the top premier cru wines tasted by Tim Atkin MW recently for our Burgundy 2017 en primeur report...See our top premier cru wines from the 2017 vintage. See the top rated wines... The post Best Burgundy premier cru wines from 2 […]
Château Mouton Rothschild has commissioned South African artist William Kentridge to design the label for its 2016 vintage grand vin. See the design in full below.William Kentridge's 'The Triumphs of Bacchus' for the Mouton 2016 label. See the new label... The post Mouton Rothschild reveals 2016 label by William Kentridge appeared first on Dec […]
See the wines that have made Jane Anson's end-of-year highlights, with exclusive tasting notes for Decanter Premium members...Lafite Rothschild poured at the Decanter Shanghai Fine Wine Encounter See which wines made the list... The post Jane Anson’s top fine wines of 2018 appeared first on Decanter.
Whether you are buying wine as a gift or stocking up for the party season ahead, Decanter's tasting team have found some of the best white wine for Christmas under £15 a bottle... Whether you are buying wine as a gift or stocking up for the party season ahead, Decanter's Tasting team have found some of the best white wine for Christmas under £15 a […]
Yohan Castaing picks out a range of Champagnes for Christmas, ranging from money-no-object Champagnes to good quality non-vintage choices... For every budget... The post Best Christmas Champagne: vintage and non-vintage bottles to buy appeared first on Decanter.