Oz Clarke's dream dozen Bordeaux chateaux for value
Friday 16 November 2012
Bordeaux reds from the less-prestigious Right Bank appellations are far from the 'thin, tart, mean-spirited' wines, Oz Clarke endured 30 years ago. Today they are home to the region's most affordable, exciting drinking - and it's about time we discovered them. See Oz's top twelve chateaux for value here...
You may have heard of a new wine gadget selling for just under US$300 called 'Coravin' which claims to allow wine to be tasted multiple times from the same bottle without ever removing the cork. Are you...
Intrigued. It sounds like a great idea and I would be interested in buying one (1263 vote, 29%)
Cautious, I would have to see it in action before I made my mind up (1239 vote, 28%)
Sceptical, I wouldn't risk it with my old and rare vintages (687 vote, 16%)
Not interested - if I want a glass of wine I'll just open the bottle (1179 vote, 27%)