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Bordeaux 2008-2011: Union des Grands Crus Tasting

Yesterday, three of our team were lucky enough to taste at the UGC tasting, hosted at the Somerset House in London. Sixteen of the leading Châteaux in Bordeaux showed their wines from the 2011 vintage, as well as the 2010-2008 vintages. This was a great opportunity to see how the 2011s are coming on a […]

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Bordeaux 2011 – Day One

5am check in a Luton wasn’t much fun but arriving to a sunny Bordeaux and the usual excellent Ulysse Cazabonne tasting was. This incredibly well connected negociant always gets a comprehensive range of samples; all freshly drawn, so we tried to cover ground we won’t have time to elsewhere. It would be fair to say […]

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