Lirac is an up-an-coming appellation that lies just west of Châteauneuf-du-Pape and embraces a similar terroir. Over the years, the great Rhône River has deposited a layer of rounded stones known…

Neal Martin 2017 SA Report

Neal Martin succeeded Robert Parker of the Wine Advocate in 2016, becoming the lead taster for Bordeaux, Burgundy and South Africa. Martin’s focus on the world’s top 2 wine regions under the Parker umbrella makes…

Given the seemingly exponential rise in 100-point wines, do Robert Parker’s scores still carry the same weight? According to Wine-Searcher, there’s no doubt that wine buyers are still seeking out…

‘Les Vignes de Bila Haut 2012 is another smoking effort that will top anyone’s value list,’ says Jeb Dunnuck of the Wine Advocate. A previous number 38 on Wine Spectator’s…

We have been importing the wines of Marcus Eguren, a fifth-generation leading Spanish winemaker, for more than a decade. Very much like Michel Chapoutier in the Rhône Valley, he is…

The stellar 2010s are among the greatest wines ever to have come out of Bordeaux, and unfortunately this is reflected in the towering prices they command. But while the First…