Result list for “leflaive” (191 entries)

Round-up of wines tasted

By billn on January 14, 2009 #asides

No slurping or spitting! This is a compendium of wines that were drunk with food, friends and family, between August 2008 and the end of November 2008. A mere 52 bottles are listed here, but don’t forget that another 113 from this Autumn Report lie here – it… Read More

Tasting 112×2006 in bottle

By billn on December 08, 2008 #pages

112 wines from the 2006 vintage tasted over 8 days, plus one interloping 2005 – 80% were poured by their makers. Clearly for the vast majority of these I did not drink the whole bottle, otherwise the powers that be would have already rejected the need for a pointless… Read More

offer of the day…

By billn on December 01, 2008 #the market

DOMAINE LEFLAIVE 2007 – Puligny-Montrachet PULIGNY-MONTRACHET 75cl 69.50 Swiss francs PULIGNY-MONTRACHET Les Clavoillons 75cl 98.00 MEURSAULT Sous le Dos d’Âne 75cl 99.50 PULIGNY-MONTRACHET Les Folatières 75cl 139.00 PULIGNY-MONTRACHET Les Combettes 75cl 139.00 PULIGNY-MONTRACHET Les Pucelles 75cl 169.00 PULIGNY-MONTRACHET Les Pucelles 150cl 343.00 BIENVENUES… Read More

A Vintage Viewpoint

By billn on December 01, 2008 #pages#vintage viewpoint

2008 Well the worry is over and quite a number of vignerons can feel happy. Those that do, have two things to thank: tireless vineyard work (spraying, spraying and spraying again against rot) and the sunshine weather of the last two weeks of September. Equivalent cold and wet conditions… Read More

offer of the day…

By billn on May 21, 2008 #the market

More joke prices for me to ‘pass-on’: Bonneau du Martray [Almost doubled in 5 years!]: Corton Charlemagne 2006 CHF 149.– Domaine Leflaive [Plus a modest 50% in 5 years]: Bourgogne 2006 CHF 46.– Puligny Montrachet 2006 CHF 75.– Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru Clavoillon 2006 CHF… Read More

Round-up of wines tasted

By billn on March 30, 2008 #asides

No slurping or spitting! Normally this is a compendium of wines that, in the main, are really drunk with food, friends and family, but I would say about two thirds of this issue’s are from tastings, all though between December 2007 and March 2008. A higher incidence of corked… Read More

Gevrey-Chambertin: the 2005 grand crus

By billn on February 28, 2008 #gevrey-chambertin

Vienna. It’s only when you look closely at the map that you realise how far east Vienna is; it’s only an hour and a bit on the plane from Zürich, but then that’s an hour east from Paris which is etc., etc.. Vienna also seems underrated as a tourist… Read More

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