Fleur de Thénac is produced within spitting distance of Bordeaux in the neighbouring commune of Bergerac. Literally just over the Bordeaux AOC border, the region produces similar wines but at a fraction of…

‘This wine… is to all intents and purposes a great-value alternative to a dry, herby Bandol rosé.’ – Jancis Robinson on the 2014 Waterkloof Cape Coral Mourvèdre Rosé.Bandol, in the south…

‘My only regret in life is that I didn’t drink enough Champagne,‘ wrote John Maynard Keynes. Don’t have regrets, join our new Champagne club! Our obsession with Champagne has led us…

With the vineyards coming of age, perfect vintage conditions and meticulous viticulture, Shannon have shot the lights out with their Mount Bullet Merlot 2015. When visiting the Mount Bullet vineyards last week,…

In a recent article, Jancis Robinson explained how she had stumbled upon the realisation that wine comes in two distinct styles. Jancis is a highly respected, authoritative figure in the…