Bordeaux

New Release: Petrus 2017

Petrus 2017: A vintage report – Adam Brett-Smith   Yes, no frost… or, more specifically no frost damage from the severe cold on the nights of 27th and 28th April which did so much injury to swathes of vineyards throughout both banks of Bordeaux. At Petrus there was no loss, Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Bordeaux

New Release: Château Trotanoy 2017

With the release of the 2017 vintage of Château Trotanoy, we take a closer look at one of Pomerol’s greatest estates. The History The turning point at Château Trotanoy occurred 65 years ago, when Jean-Pierre Moueix bought it. This purchase in 1953 was instrumental in reviving the fortunes of what had Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Bordeaux

Ets. J-P Moueix 2017: Vintage Notes

Moueix 2017 “A vintage with strings but without trumpets” – Christian Moueix Some wines you taste, almost mechanically, before jotting down a note and moving onto the next one. Most wines fall into this category, if we are honest. But every now and then, there are wines which disrupt your Read more

By Guy Seddon, ago