Opinion

Market-leading fine wine opinion: market reports and FINE+RARE’s assessment on industry developments.

BORDEAUX 2017: EP ROUND-UP WEEK V

Chateau Lynch Bages was easily the biggest release from the left bank to come out this week and with a similar strategy to Chateau...
Read more

Bordeaux EP 2017 Campaign – Week 3 Update

It has been very quiet this week due to the public holidays spread across the week in France. However Denis Durantou winemaker at Chateau...
Read more

Dining Out in Bordeaux – F+R Restaurant Recommendations

Bordeaux being the bread and butter of our business we find ourselves eating our way round the city on a regular basis. The beauty...
Read more

Bordeaux Round-Up – Week 2 of Bordeaux EP 2017

  This week saw a very slow start due to the bank holidays in France on Monday and Wednesday but the latter part of...
Read more

Bordeaux En Primeur 2017: Week 1 Round-Up

With just under 100 wines released through ‘La Place de Bordeaux’ this week, the En Primeur campaign kicked-off with the surprise release of Chateau...
Read more

Vintage Port 2016

Not since 2011 have so many Port houses declared a vintage year. The good news is that the 2016s have been defined by their...
Read more

Chateau Palmer 2017 – First Major En Primeur Release

Chateau Palmer was the highest rated wine from the Margaux appellation in James Suckling’s round-up of Bordeaux 2017s and was highlighted as possibly one...
Read more

F+R Retreats: A Culinary Escape to Barolo

Travelling up and down the rolling hills of Barolo, it is impossible to ignore the abundance of culinary delights growing all around you. From vineyards...
Read more

The True Stars of Burgundy – according to William Kell...

FINE + RARE Interview: The Wine Advocate’s new Burgundy reviewer William Kelley talks to FINE + RARE about how to navigate Burgundy, identifying underappreciated producers, being honest when...
Read more

FINE+RARE at TedX

Earlier this month FINE+RARE sponsored TedXCoventGardenWomen. Read on to find out more… TedXCoventGardenWomen is an independent TED event featuring a day of talks by...
Read more

Burgundy 2016: According to Winehog’s Steen Öhman

FINE+RARE interviewed Winehog’s Steen Öhman – one of the world’s leading and most respected Burgundy experts – to bring you his take on Burgundy...
Read more

Burgundy 2016 En Primeur: Super Bon Millésime

Over recent months we’ve made several forays over to France to get a sense of the upcoming Burgundy 2016 En Primeur campaign. Read on...
Read more

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9