Jane Anson

euro 2016 and wine, jane anson

For the 2014-2015 season, Bordeaux’s football club Les Girondins gave a nod to the city’s main activity by designing a Maillot Grand Cru for their home kit. Tiny vines, coloured…

Rooftop Reds, New York vineyard

The New York vineyard, named Rooftop Reds, plans to release its first vintage from 1,400 square metres of vines in the Brooklyn Navy Yard industrial area in 2017. It has…

Château Pape Clement, Bordeaux

The Bordeaux 2015 en primeur campaign can now officially be said to be underway, with a slew of big name releases this week. Around 50 châteaux have revealed their Bordeaux…

Colchagua Valley, Rapel area, Chile

At the risk of provoking absolutely no sympathy, there can be a pressure as a wine writer to feel you must be an instant expert on every region; something that…

Bordeaux 2015, Graves

The American buyer told me that Bordeaux was now so unfashionable in the States that many sommeliers have never even considered it for their lists – but that this means…

Bordeaux wine harvest

En primeur 2015: The word inside Bordeaux It started innocuously enough with a headline on Monday morning in the local Sud Ouest newspaper that proclaimed the Bordeaux 2015 vintage was…