Louis Jadot

    Pinot Noir from Chile, Burgundy and California

    …Louis Jadot Côte de Beaune Villages 2011, Burgundy, France (£16.75 Majestic, NISA, Constantine Stores, Bacchus Wine, Noble Green Wines, Village Wines, Cotswold Vintners, Eagle Wines, Partridges of Sloane Street, winedirect.co.uk) Typical young Jadot style, with great depth of plummy red berry fruit and an earthy undercurrent in a firm, tannic…

    7 readers - By Drinking Outside The Box

    Summing Up Two Trade Tastings - 120 Wines Tasted - Part I

    … to starte then with Champagne - none! From Louis Roederer the NV Brut Premier shows a steely, chalky pure nose and a crisp taste that lacks a bit of oomph (~86p), their 2007 Brut Vintage sports a creamy nose full of ripe yellow apples and a soft, very good taste (~88p), and the best of the bunch (since the Cristal stood their in empty majesty…

    6 readers - By Barolista

    My wines of August

    …. With food, this Chilean wine is a real winner: well-balanced, good freshness, and the herb note adds interest. I loved this more the more I drank it, and it was excellent 2 days later. One of my favorite wines of the month, and a great value. 93 points I was surprised to find the 2009 in the New York Times Wine Club. Stéphane Aviron Beaujolais-Villages…

    4 readers - By W. Blake Gray/ The Gray Report