There are few more reliable wines in the world than Domaine Alain Graillot’s appellation-defining Crozes-Hermitage. Its alluring notes of meat, olive, perfume and savoury plum have delighted Syrah lovers for…

Domaine Vieille Julienne is one of Châteauneuf-du-Pape’s finest properties. They farm biodynamically with traditional winemaking and produce extraordinarily long-ageing, concentrated Châteauneufs as well as acclaimed Côtes du Rhônes. While quality is…

The July issue of Wine Spectator focuses on South Africa and the new generation of vintners who are shaping the country’s future. Wine Spectator subscribers can view 14 of James…

  As wine merchants prepare for the start of Bordeaux’s annual en-primeur campaign, journalists and critics are already descending on the chateaux to taste the new vintage from barrel. Wine…

Last month we highlighted Marc Kent’s nascent project in the Swartland: Porseleinberg. James Molesworth, the senior editor of the Wine Spectator, has produced a video on the estate’s rocky blue shale…

The Wine Spectator’s senior editor, James Molesworth, has published a series of blog posts on his recent tour of the South African winelands. His ‘diary entries’ focus on the people…