Monthly Archives: June 2015

Less than Unico

I have only drunk Vega Sicilia‘s Unico Gran Reserva once. It was the 1991 and it was a fantastic wine. Over two long hours it was complex, brooding and as solid as a rock. Pure Ribeiro del Duero fruit and … Continue reading

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Back to the future: Bordeaux 2014

Originally posted on Legless in Burgundy:
the only way is up, or down the plug hole. So another en primeur campaign ends; another damp squib. Where to now, and even wherefore? Well, this interesting piece in Decanter. It remains to…

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Back to the future: Bordeaux 2014

So another en primeur campaign ends; another damp squib. Where to now, and even wherefore? Well, this interesting piece in Decanter. It remains to be seen whether so much wine, from so many chateaux can really carve out a niche … Continue reading

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