Wines

Take a peek behind the scenes: tastings, dinners and events at FINE+RARE. Find tasting reviews on new releases and our latest discoveries.

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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Behind the Bottle: Hundred Acre

We were very lucky to have the Hundred Acre team visit us in our London office last week and to open up some very...
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2018 Bordeaux En Primeur Round Up #5

Following last week’s Bordeaux hiatus due to the VinExpo wine fair in Bordeaux, we expected a busy week to follow. The week saw a...
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Torbreck Run Rig – Behind the Bottle

Last week we were fortunate to have an extensive tasting with Andrew Tierney from one of Barossa’s most celebrated wineries – Torbreck. The estate...
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Chateau Clos de Sarpe: Tasting through the Ages

Clos de Sarpe is a rather unassuming place to visit, nestled in a little enclave north east of the village of Saint Emilion. It...
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Energy and Intensity: Dom Perignon 2002 Plenitude 2 Revealed

It’s a good thing Dom Perignon’s Vincent Chaperon is an energetic, fit and talkative person. He needed it for a day of back-to-back tastings...
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Eduardo Chadwick Visits F+R London

We were fortunate enough to welcome the man, the legend, Eduardo Chadwick into our London offices this week. What made the event even more...
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Behind the Bottle – 2018 Releases from Descendientes d...

We have been huge fans of the wines from Alvaro Palacios’ Bierzo estate, Descendientes de J. Palacios, for many years and following the latest...
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2017 Vintage Port Release and Vertical Tasting with Dirk Nie...

“The 2017 vintage is the best wine I ever did”…. A bold claim from the larger-than-life Dirk Niepoort – made none the less impactful...
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2018 Bordeaux En Primeur: The Week in Review #2

The first full week of the campaign is now behind us and already we have seen some top wines released. So far the Right...
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2018 En Primeur Release of Pomerol’s Chateau Belle-Brise

The 2018 Bordeaux En Primeur campaign reached new heights this week with the surprise release of one of Saint-Emilion’s top estates – Chateau Angelus....
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Rosé Season: F+R’s Top Pink Picks

Every year we taste a huge range of this season’s rosé releases, whittling down to the wines we believe are the ideal offering for...
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