Allen Meadows - Burghound: "Mme Bize reports that her yields in 1999 across the entire domaine, including the Bourgogne (which I did not taste), averaged a remarkably low 24 hl/ha. The Leroy 99s share several characteristics: they are all very dark, in fact practically black in color and they are all extremely dense, powerful, concentrated wines.
Meeting The King Of Barbaresco In His Italian Castle
A few weeks ago, I found myself sitting in Gaja's lavish castle in Barbaresco awaiting the tasting of its new releases while being half of the world away from home Hong Kong, where was facing a political crisis. From out of nowhere, Angelo Gaja, looking e
Reshaping The Identity of The Loire's Red
Loire red always gives an impression of partial incompleteness and lightweight, which makes it hard to pair with heavy Chinese dishes (roasted goose, Peking duck and Chiu Chow food) or to drink it straight without the complement of food. But what we don’t