steven spurrier

ad of Latour and La Mission Haut-Brion. My personal best was Latour, but I bow to my colleagues’ ranking, such is the exceptional quality now being made at Mouton Rothschild…

En Primeur 2013,

Forget about buying Bordeaux 2013 en primeur, says Decanter consultant editor Steven Spurrier, but our experts say there will still be plenty of wines to enjoy in this 'drinking vintage'…


En primeur experts Steven Spurrier, Stephen Brook and Jim Budd explain what en primeur is, and the things to consider if you're thinking about buying wine en primeur

Bordeaux 2011: The early campaign?

After a long and drawn-out en primeur campaign for the 2010s, we asked a few chateau proprietors if this year would be any different...

Bordeaux 2011: James Lawther MW

Decanter contributing editor James Lawther MW talks about the Bordeaux 2011 vintage, during the en primeur tasting week in Bordeaux.

Bordeaux 2011: Steven Spurrier

Decanter consultant editor Steven Spurrier talks about the Bordeaux 2011 vintage, during the en primeur tasting week in Bordeaux.


Here's the plot. A forex day-trader with a Ferrari and a diamond stud in each ear happens to sit next to a printer from Maryland in a Washington DC bar.…

Steven Spurrier, Chairman of the DWWA

Decanter readers will have read with interest Sarah Marsh MW’s very positive report on the 2010 Burgundies from the region that extends around 300 kilometres from north to south, with…


If you're wondering what wines you should be getting out of your cellar this Christmas, look no further, as Steven Spurrier tells Decanter the best vintages of Burgundy, Bordeaux and…

dfwe, dfwe 2011

Lovers of elegance in Bordeaux found their pleasure tasting 10 vintages of Chateau Canon, one of only 15 Premier Grand Cru Classes B from St Emilion known especially for its