MoneyWeek Wine Club – February 2022

MoneyWeek Wine Club introduces
Six Tremendous Wines
A mixed case…
23rd February 2022/by Matthew

2017 Quinta da Leda, Casa Ferreirinha, Douro, Portugal

I enjoyed an epiphanic tasting the other day at the brilliant Corrigan’s Mayfair.  I mention the restaurant…
18th February 2022/by Matthew

2016 Boulevard Napoléon, Le Pal Grenache Gris, Vin de Pays de l’Hérault, France

I tasted over 350 wines the other day at one of the country’s most important wine importer events,…
11th February 2022/by Matthew

2018 Petit Verdot by Belle-Vue, Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux, France

I have recently tasted a large number of 2018 clarets, and many of the finer wines seem to deliver stylish,…
4th February 2022/by Matthew

2020 Régnié, Vallières, Jean-Marc Burgaud, Beaujolais, France

There are two things that I love about this week’s recommendation.  Firstly, a select handful of independent…
28th January 2022/by Matthew

2018 Amarone della Valpolicella, Villa Annaberta, Veneto, Italy & five more beauties!

2018 Amarone della Valpolicella, Villa Annaberta, Veneto, Italy (£18.00, Co-op).  It’s about time…
21st January 2022/by Matthew

MoneyWeek Wine Club – January 2022

MoneyWeek Wine Club introduces
Six Tremendous New Year Wines
Haynes Hanson & Clark
(t) 020…
19th January 2022/by Matthew

2020 Silver Lining, Sauvignon Blanc, Adelaide Hills, South Australia

Marty Edwards started his working life as an elite Navy clearance diver.  He then moved from special…
14th January 2022/by Matthew

2021 Macerao, Naranjo Orange Wine, Itata Valley, Chile

I am not one for New Year’s resolutions, and I certainly do not want you thinking that I have turned…
7th January 2022/by Matthew

NV Paul Goerg, Premier Cru à Vertus, Brut Blanc de Blancs, Champagne, France

In this MoneyWeek double issue, I have two wines for you to consider, especially with New Year celebrations…
24th December 2021/by Matthew

MoneyWeek Wine Club – December

MoneyWeek Wine Club introduces a Collection of Six Tremendous Christmas Wines
Tanners Wine Merchants
17th December 2021/by Matthew

2016 Yalumba, The Signature Cabernet Sauvignon / Shiraz, Barossa, South Australia

If you track back to the 18th of June, you will find my MoneyWeek review of 2016 Yalumba The Caley.  I…
17th December 2021/by Matthew

2017 Château Capbern, Saint-Estèphe, Bordeaux, France

As we ease into December, I would love to introduce you to two of the finest value Bordeaux blends I…
10th December 2021/by Matthew

MoneyWeek Christmas Special – 6 epic wines for ultimate celebrations

MoneyWeek Christmas Special
2006 Billecart-Salmon, Le Clos Saint Hilaire Brut, Champagne, France (approx.…
3rd December 2021/by Matthew

2018 Beeslaar, Pinotage, Stellenbosch, South Africa

Abrie Beeslaar made this magnificent wine from 25-year-old bush vines, and it was fermented in concrete…
26th November 2021/by Matthew

MoneyWeek Wine Club – November 2021

MoneyWeek Wine Club introduces Six November Beauties
from Lea & Sandeman
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24th November 2021/by Matthew

2019 Swinney, Farvie Frankland River Syrah, Western Australia

Last year, I alerted you to the majesty of the inaugural 2018 vintage of Farvie Grenache and its sibling…
19th November 2021/by Matthew

2015 Château Laforge, Grand Cru Saint-Émilion, Bordeaux, France

It is probably bad form to quote one’s own previously published work in this brand new column, but…
12th November 2021/by Matthew

2018 Littorai, The Pivot Vineyard Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, California

While the topic of top-end Californian Pinot Noir might be a little esoteric, I cannot get through this…
5th November 2021/by Matthew

2007 Quinta do Noval, Colheita, Tawny Port, Portugal

I have been struggling to find retailers for this wine, and it is a source of complete bafflement and…
29th October 2021/by Matthew

MoneyWeek Wine Club – October 2021

MoneyWeek Wine Club introduces an Extraordinary Autumnal Selection
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27th October 2021/by Matthew

2019 The Society’s Exhibition Crozes-Hermitage, Northern Rhône, France

Alexandre Caso started an agency in the Rhône supplying specialised labour for vineyard work, and his…
22nd October 2021/by Matthew

2016 Roda I Reserva, Bodegas Roda, Rioja, Spain

We have all had to wait an eternity for the new Bond film to be released, and I have had to sit tight…
15th October 2021/by Matthew

2020 Soalheiro, Primeiras Vinhas, Alvarinho, Vinho Verde, Portugal

I experienced a rare eureka moment in August.  While dining at a smarty-pants fish restaurant in Portugal,…
8th October 2021/by Matthew