Posts Tagged ‘Clos des Lambrays’

Ugly 2013 weather, but fine Burgundy wine: mostly 2011s and 2012s (Update with comments by Romain Taupenot)

By Panos Kakaviatos As I finalize this post, I have just returned from Vinexpo in Bordeaux where I attended the annual Fete de la Fleur, a big party meant to celebrate the flowering cycle of the vineyard. But the French word for shattering is coulure and, given the constant rainfall in this crucial flowering period, […]


Cuisine by Emile Jung, a couple of Clos des Lambrays, a Leoville Barton vertical: life is good!

Nothing beats sharing wine and food with passionate wine lovers, and Saturday 19 June was no exception. It was great to welcome two bloggers I have known now for several years, J├╝rgen Steinke and his wife Susi, Michael Lux and his wife Valerie, along with one of my all time favorite winemakers in Alsace, Maurice […]