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24 Hours in Melbourne

We caught up with Karen Foster, Melbourne-based founder of The Wine Loop, on her top tips for wine lovers visiting Australia’s food and drink...
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Tuscany 2016 – A Stellar Vintage

Two magnificent vintages back to back: after the powerful 2015 comes the stellar 2016 – a standout for its purity and elegance. After tasting...
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F+R On The Road: A Tour of Italy’s Places, People + Wines

This week F+R took a tour of some of Italy’s finest vineyards, visiting a small selection of our favourite producers, tasting the latest vintages...
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2018 Bordeaux En Primeur: The Week in Review #7

What a week! It saw all the First Growths on the Left Bank released with Chateau Margaux leading the way on Tuesday with a...
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Bordeaux Radicals: Chateau Les Carmes Haut-Brion

Last week we had the pleasure of hosting Stephanie Libreau from Chateau Les Carmes Haut-Brion at our London HQ, for a vertical tasting dating...
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24 Hours in Alsace

Alsace is a unique place. With its chocolate box houses, cobbled streets and its steep rising hills and valleys, it is a beautiful destination....
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2018 Bordeaux En Primeur: The Week in Review #7

A big week in Bordeaux EP started with a bang. Leoville Lascases was released to high anticipation having received sky high scores. With potential...
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Château Cos d’Estournel: The singular gem of St. Estèphe

Ahead of next week’s 2018 En Primeur release, we explore what makes St. Estèphe’s Cos d’Estournel such an extraordinary estate… The last three vintages...
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2018 Bordeaux En Primeur: The Week in Review #6

Following the UK bank holiday on Monday we came back to three compelling releases on Tuesday. Troplong Mondot was released at well below the...
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Port 2017: The New Vintage Declaration

Yesterday we got our first in-depth look at the latest Vintage Ports from 2017. It is a rare event indeed to have two vintages...
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Tenerife + its Terroir – in conversation with Jonatan ...

For many of us, Tenerife has more to do with holidays in the sun than fine wine, but there has in fact been a...
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2018 Bordeaux En Primeur 2018: Critics’ Scores Round-Up

The reviews are in. The overall top scorers for the 2018 vintage are Chateau Ausone and Petrus, both sharing an aggregate score of 99.5,...
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