We've rounded up the most popular columns of 2016 from Jane Anson and Andrew Jefford, both winners in the Louis Roederer International Wine Writers Awards 2016...


Here’s the most read Jane Anson and Andrew Jefford columns published on Decanter.com so far in 2016, following their success at the Roederer awards.

Jefford on Monday: Beyond Best

DRC, sotheby's, the best wine

Auction house Sotheby’s sold more than $10 million of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti wines in 2015.

Andrew Jefford explains why he’s throwing in the towel on his former wine-purchasing ambitions…

Jefford on Monday: Debating Diam

Debating Diam, cork tree

Andrew Jefford looks at the use of diam corks around the world and how they compare with screwcap…

Jefford on Monday: Toxic advice

UK alcohol guidelines

Know your limits: UK proposes tougher alcohol guidelines.

Britain’s chief medical officer, Dame Sally Davies, fired a torpedo at the nation’s drinkers in the first week of 2016. Or did she, asks Andrew Jefford…

Anson on Thursday: Whispering Angel and the new rosé

Whispering Angel, rosé wine

Jane Anson picks up the trail of Sacha Lichine’s move to Provence – and how rosé has been re-defined…

Anson on Thursday: The seven key aromas of aged Bordeaux

Bordeaux, en primeur

A team of ‘super tasters’ has pin-pointed seven sets of aromas in aged Bordeaux and it’s helping scientists to find the molecules that shape terroir. Jane Anson reports from the cutting edge of wine science…

Jane Anson’s top fine wines of 2015

Jane Anson's top 10 fine wines of 2015

Jane Anson muses over the top wines she tasted during 2015. An envious list for any wine lover….

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