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When singer-songwriter-vintner Sting serenaded attendees at the 2016 New York Wine Experience, expectations for the event's entertainment quotient were raised. This year's Friday lineup did not disappoint.And like Sting and Trudie Styler's Il Palagio, the Bon Jovi team's wine project is more than a lark. "This is not a celebrity [...]
“Our focus this morning is on the red wines made on the Corton hill in Burgundy,” said senior editor Bruce Sanderson, introducing a lineup of four grands crus. “The wines are influenced by the different characteristics of each vineyard, but if you take a little time to get to know [...]
Priscilla Incisa della Rocchetta travels the world representing one of the most prominent names in Italian wine—a wine that is more than the sum of its parts, synonymous with the birth of a world-class region.Incisa della Rocchetta brought magnums of the Cabernet Sauvignon–dominated about Bolgheri, and Sassicaia's role in [...]
One sip of the Aubert Chardonnay Sonoma Coast Lauren 2014 and it was obvious Wine Spectator senior editor Kim Marcus wasn't exaggerating when he told the Wine Experience audience, “Mark's wines are magnificent examples of California Chardonnay.”Mark Aubert, like his Chardonnay, was quietly intense and dignified on stage, his dark [...]
Simon Field MW reports exclusively for Decanter Premium subscribers after a fresh tasting of the latest Grande Cuvée releases, plus Krug's 2004 vintage Champagnes, including Clos du Mesnil.Olivier Krug does not believe in hierarchy in wine ranges – Krug has long since postulated the ‘first among equals' role of its [...]
Promotional featureWhen it comes to Australian wine, no other grape is more synonymous than Shiraz.Vineyards of ShirazPromotional feature Shiraz – an Australian love affair Grown in nearly every wine region in Australia and producing styles from affordable, quaffable reds to magnificent, age-worthy classics, this variety has it all. But the Aussies aren't [...]
Andrew Jefford continues the tasting of a lifetime, with Angélus, Pavie, Ausone, Cheval Blanc and Petrus from the 1998 vintage...The Château Pavie barrel room.Last week, regular readers will recall, I was lucky enough to taste the 1998 First Growths. Here's an account of the wines of Angélus, Pavie, Ausone, [...]
Promotional featureThe Bilbao-Rioja 2019 Best Of Wine Tourism award ceremony took place on October 18 at Bodega Conde de los Andes, a 2018 International ‘Best Of' award winner.The winnersPromotional feature Bilbao Rioja Best Of Wine Tourism Awards 2019 Over 200 guests attended, including local and regional officials, wineries, tourism boards and restaurants [...]
Had a busy week but still want to enjoy excellent wine? Here are some highlights from the wine reviews published online exclusively for Decanter Premium subscribers in the past seven days, from a 21-vintage vertical of Pomerol's La Conseillante to our full report on Chablis 2017.We pick out some of [...]
Tim Atkin MW reports on the 2017 vintage in Chablis ahead of his full Burgundy en primeur report, coming soon to Decanter Premium...Chablis 2017 saw yields hit by frost but there are some excellent wines, says Tim Atkin MW. You've seen a selection of Atkin's best Chablis from the 2017 [...]