They say the best time to taste wine is first thing in [...]The post Blending masterclass at the Krug Celebration appeared first on The Wine Sleuth.
score: 1 4 days ago
Despite all that Krug the night before, I didn’t [...]The post Krug Celebration – a tasting, Clos d’Ambonnay & Clos du Mesnil appeared first on The Wine Sleuth.
score: 1 4 days ago
Late last year I attended the Krug Institute of Happine [...]The post Krug Celebration, the first night… vintage magnums appeared first on The Wine Sleuth.
score: 1 8 days ago
Late last year I attended the Krug Institute of Happiness and left a very happy camper indeed. I do enjoy a glass or 3 of Krug so you can imagine my delight when I was invited to participate in  the Krug Celebration. A 3 day event of all...
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Spring has finally sprung and this week I was in Champa [...]The post Saturday Snapshot – sneak peak at Billecart-Salmon brut blanc de blancs 2004 appeared first on The Wine Sleuth.
score: 1 17 days ago
Spring has finally sprung and this week I was in Champagne again to visit the house of Billecart-Salmon. While I was there, we were fortunate to be the first outside of the maison to taste the 2004 brut Blanc de blancs. It hasn’t b...
score: 1 17 days ago
Quick! Off the top of your head,do you know what a trebuchet is? Unless you’re  a fan of Australian winery Wirra Wirra or a Medievelist, you probably wouldn’t know it’s another word for “catapult”. That was ...
score: 1 about 1 month ago
Rhodium sounds like a precious metal and it is, it’s found alongside platinum and 90% of it is in South Africa. It’s also the name of Oldenburg’s newest release. I think we know where they got the inspiration for the na...
score: 1 about 1 month ago
Although Australia is the ‘New World,’ I was surprised when I visited recently to see how, at least in the Barossa Valley, they like to make wine the old fashioned way. It seems like many of the boutique producers there put a...
score: 1 about 1 month ago