autumn_2009


Welcome
Random Ruminations…

DRC & Corton
A short walk on the hill of Corton in the company of Aubert de Villaine and Didier Dubois
The Wines of Burgundy
(Clive Coates)

An important book deserves a considered appraisal, here’s mine.
A Vintage Viewpoint
My annual look at the three most recent vintages and how they are shaping-up – here it’s 2009, 2008 & 2007…


Bouchard Père et Fils
Not only a long look at their 2007s, but also Philippe Prost’s views on 2007 vs 2008, and premature oxidation
Maison Camille Giroud
A few 2007s and a look at 2008s
Domaine Jean-Noël Gagnard
Chassagne-Montrachet, through and through.

The Others
The compendium of wines tasted since the last issue

Link List
Producer sites plus other sites of interest