Having tasted several 1995 red burgs last night I'm finally seeing the hard tannins melt away, leaving a more balanced wine. I'm happy. Also, a 1996 Meursault Genevrieres (Jobard) was all burnt matches the day we opened it but the next day was grand vin.
Parker on 2008 bordeauxHis notes are starting to come in...It looks like a very good vintage for Pomerol/St Emilion. See more at Thunevin's blog...
Groslay 200928-29 March were the dates for this year's Groslay tasting. This tasting, in a forgotten town north of Paris invites a couple dozen of organic, small-production, and sometimes avant-garde winemakers. After my visiit to the Vigneron independant (cattle car )tasting in Paris on Friday, this was an intimate affaire. Picnic tables out back welcomed visitors to enjoy the andouille
Big news from the Italians:It seems that 2 glasses of red wine a day increases the libido in women. Forgetting the obvious male chauvanistic undertone of this study, one also has to wonder if one has to live in Chianti to feel the effects???Wine and sex
Veyrat gives up his 3 stars....Big news??Simonsays