A stunning quintet of wines this week including a few unmissable deals

A stunning quintet of wines this week including a few unmissable deals. 2018 Paul Cluver, Estate Pinot Noir, Elgin, South Africa (£18.99, reduced to £14.99 in a Mix Six, www.majestic.co.uk; £18.95, www.frontierfinewines.co.uk; £18.95, www.winedirect.co.uk; £19.09, www.greatgrog.co.uk).  If you are a Pinot Noir fan and want to taste one of…

2016 Áster, Finca El Otero, Ribera del Duero, Spain

This is the fourth wine that I have written up from the La Rioja Alta wine company (makers of none other than Gran Reserva 904 and Gran Reserva 890) in the 783 times I have put pen to paper on this page.  That’s a pretty cool percentage of appearances for a single wine company, but this red is not from Rioja.  I must admit that I got a little excited…

MoneyWeek Wine Club – September 2021

MoneyWeek Wine Club introduces a stunning Autumnal selection from Robert Rolls (t) 020 3215 0011 (w) www.robertrolls.co.uk  www.moneyweekwineclub.com A mixed case of 12 bottles (2 of each of the wines) is a keenly-priced £195.00 (saving £18.40 per case). The Robert Rolls cellar is like the Old Curiosity Shop of the wine world, and my selection…
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2021 Piemonte Report is now live and available to download for Members

I am delighted to announce the publication of my 2021 Piemonte Report. This is the seventh and largest initiative I have ever published, whether in book format or online, and I hope that it enlightens Piemonte lovers like never before. With 126 estates featured and just over 1500 wines tasted and no less than 123,000 words of tasting notes,…

Vineyard Magazine – October 2021 – Sweet Treats

Vineyard October 2021 Sweet Treats www.vineyardmagazine.co.uk  There is a wonderfully unfashionable style of wine that I love with every fibre of my being.  While we may have collectively, and hopefully only temporarily, fallen out of love with sweet wines, I can tell you that consumers go wild every time I show a great example at an event.  I…