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Roederer Cristal – Masterclass with Wine Advocate and tasting with Jean-Baptiste Lecaillon

At the end of February, The Wine Advocate, the wine magazine of Robert Parker, invited to their own wine event in London under the heading ”Matter of Taste”. It consisted of a sizeable walkaround tasting, in principle featuring only “RP … Continue reading

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Moulin Touchais 1949-1999

Just over a year ago, in September 2014, I led a vertical tasting of Moulin Touchais with Munskänkarna in Stockholm, a wine tasting club. Moulin Touchais is a sweet wine from the Coteaux du Layon appellation in the middle part of the … Continue reading

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Krug Grande Cuvée vertical tasting

In February 2014, i.e., almost a year ago, I arranged a tasting of Krug Grande Cuvée tasting. This was a vertical tasting of the “non-vintage” Krug, or multi-vintage as Krug prefer to call it. This was a tasting in our wine … Continue reading

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Selosse tasting including the 2003 vintage and two Lieux-Dits

In the end of February last year I held a tasting in a wine tasting club (Munskänkarna in Stockholm) featuring Champagnes from Jacques Selosse, the most sought-after of all small producers in Champagne, and since many years the foremost source … Continue reading

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Alsace wines from Marcel Deiss

Marcel Deiss is considered one of the best wine-producing domaines in Alsace, as well as one of the most idiosyncratic. Deiss can be found in Bergheim (village profile at Per Warvinge’s Alsace site), and there is a Wikipedia article about Marcel Deiss. The … Continue reading

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Visit to Huet in Vouvray last summer

Last summer, at the end of June 2013, I visited the wine producer Huet in Vouvray together with a friend from Brussels. We did a two day visit to the middle part of Loire, i.e., the land of Chenin Blanc wines. … Continue reading

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Spätburgunder from Kloster Eberbach – young wines and auction wines from the 2013 spring auction

While attending auction at Eberbach Abbey in March 2013 I also checked into the shop and tasted some Spätburgunder (Pinot Noir) wines from Kloster Eberbach’s regular range. I’ve explained the buildup of their current range in the middle of this post. The “Cabinetkeller” (often seen … Continue reading

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