Archive for June 2011

Webshop reveals wine margins Dutch top restaurants

Jun 27th, 2011 | By
Webshop reveals wine margins Dutch top restaurants

Sterwijnenthuis.nl is a new Dutch online shop where you can buy the wines that feature on the wine lists of the best Dutch restaurants. That is not to the liking of the Dutch Alliance Gastronomique. Dutch consumers can now see […]



2009 Albert Mann Pinot Blanc Auxerrois

Jun 23rd, 2011 | By
2009 Albert Mann  Pinot Blanc Auxerrois

2009 Albert Mann Pinot Blanc Auxerrois – France, Alsace, Alsace AOC (4/30/2011) Flowers and ripe white fruit on the enjoyable nose, ripe fruit with some […]



2009 Vincent Dauvissat (René & Vincent) Chablis

Jun 21st, 2011 | By
2009 Vincent Dauvissat (René & Vincent) Chablis

2009 Vincent Dauvissat (René & Vincent) Chablis – France, Burgundy, Chablis (5/30/2011) Chalk, fairly ripe fruit, but good acidity… needed three days to really show […]



Bordeaux primeur 2010 falls flat due to high prices

Jun 21st, 2011 | By
Bordeaux primeur 2010 falls flat due to high prices

It might have been described as “the vintage of the decade” by French châteaux producers, but the 2010 Bordeaux campaign has fallen flat as wine […]



2009 Vincent Dauvissat (René & Vincent) Chablis 1er Cru La Forest

Jun 20th, 2011 | By

2009 Vincent Dauvissat (René & Vincent) Chablis 1er Cru La Forest – France, Burgundy, Chablis, Chablis 1er Cru (5/7/2011) Silex, lavas herbs, flowers and yellow […]



Wine vandalism in Spain

Jun 20th, 2011 | By
Wine vandalism in Spain

In Spain, winemakers are increasingly the victims of senseless acts of vandalism. Last week on Monday unknowns destroyed a section of wines at the winery of Terroir Al Limit in the small village of Torroja […]