St Émilion

    Wine of the Week 21 – blast from my past

    … vintage was being talked about with reverence and it had a huge positive effect on the Bordeaux trade. My shop was awash with impressive looking clarets in wooden boxes. Not all of them were silly money either, we had the 1982 Sarget de Gruaud-Larose and 1982 Connétable Talbot for sale at £4.99. Eager to try this famous vintage I splashed out…

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