Result list for “Christophe et Fils” (59 entries)

Saint Bris – 2013 – Irancy

By billn on June 01, 2015 #br extra!#pages

I cleverly thought this ready for publishing and so didn’t have the key to the identities to reveal which bottles are which at the publishing time. I need 48 more hours to return to my Beaune office – oops! Sorry! EDIT: Now Fixed! I have quickly established Irancy as… Read More

27x Irancy 2012, blind…

By billn on September 16, 2014 #br extra!#pages

Thanks are due to the BIVB in Chablis for helping to organise this tasting. Taking stock about one-third of the way through these wines; many seemed aromatically a little ‘sub-ripe’ for most pinot purists, that said, those same purists would have nothing to fear from the intense and… Read More

The big round-up

By billn on April 29, 2012 #pages

Here’s a compendium of wines, mainly tasted with producers at the end of March 2012 – almost 200 wines – the bulk are culled from tastings put on for the Grands Jours de Bourgogne which happens every two years. I’ll start with a selection of wines from Beaune, followed by… Read More

Vosne-Romanée: 2007’s in Bottle

By billn on March 27, 2009 #pages#villages#vosne-romanée

This is something of a holy place for wine-lovers around the world. What do these thousands of tourists who travel along the Grands Crus route every year come to see? Romanée-Conti of course! Fewer than 2 hectares of vines produce barely 6,000 – 7,000 bottles of the most prestigious… Read More

2004 à la coccinelle

By billn on December 01, 2008 #pages

I think I was possibly the first to publicly raise and discuss the ‘vintage character’ of 2004 reds – anecdotally whites are also affected – Christophe Roumier is one who says this – but I’ve not experienced any obvious examples, so from here-on, red it is…… Read More

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