Decanter Magazine: March 2014

On sale: Tuesday 4 February 2014

Inside the magazine this month: Exciting wines of Spain, Red Burgundy 2012, Cru Bourgeois 2011 and Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2011...

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Tempranillo: Spain’s behemoth:Victor de la Serna looks at the different guises of this grape in Spain, pinpointing where it fares best and what wines to buy

Regional profile: Spanish Levante:Stretching from Alicante to Valencia, this region is now much more than cheap wine, says Sarah Jane Evans MW

Vintage preview: red Burgundy 2012:Northern communes offered the most consistency, quality and quantity in this tricky year, says Jeannie Cho Lee MW

Burgundy promotions: Could a slew of applications for appellation change rock the boat or correct past anomalies, asks Panos Kakaviatos

Cru bourgeois 2011: Lovers of a ‘classic claret’ style will find lots to enjoy from this vintage. James Lawther MW picks 61 of the best

Producer profile: Château Yquem: Stephen Brook pays a visit to this famous Sauternes estate

Interview: Sashi Moorman: The Santa Barbara winemaker is as talented as he is busy, says Stephen Brook – and that’s very

Corkscrew collections: Margaret Rand discovers a world beyond the waiter’s friend

Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2011: 107 wines tasted; 1 Outstanding: Heed expert advice before buying and you’ll enjoy the benefits of this tricky vintage

Fino & Manzanilla: 71 wines tasted: 7 Outstanding: Depth of flavour, colour and the range of styles show how far this Sherry category has come

Expert’s choice: New Zealand 2013: Aromatic whites, particularly from Marlborough, are the pick of the new releases, says Christine Parkinson

Restaurants:Brian St Pierre visits Alan Williams at The Westbury and The Riverside in Bridport

Travel: Empordà: Sue Style finds this wines of this historic Catalan region full of new life and character

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