Burgundy 2017: great whites

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Patrick Javillier, photographed in Meursault by Jason Lowe

Patrick Javillier, photographed in Meursault by Jason Lowe

As our Fine Wine team continues their journey around Burgundy to taste the new vintage en primeur, Peter Newton reports on day two – dedicated to the region’s whites, which show particular promise in 2017

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Category: Burgundy Wine

Burgundy 2017: first impressions

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This week a large swathe of our Fine Wine team has swapped their desks for the cellars and vineyards of the Côte d’Or to taste the 2017 vintage: here Martyn Rolph reports on the first day of action and the team’s initial thoughts on the vintage

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Category: Burgundy Wine

On the pour: Eva Fricke’s Rheingau Riesling

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Eva Fricke Riesling_On the pour

The Enomatic machines in our shop at 63 Pall Mall allow us to have a selection of interesting bottles open for you to taste. Each month, we highlight our favourite: this time it’s a zingy Riesling from a rising star in the Rheingau

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Category: Old World

The taste of music

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The taste of music: a piano keyboard by Denise Jans via Unsplash

We often talk about pairing wine and food – but what about music? Do you favour hip hop and Champagne or Bach’s cello suites with red Burgundy? After a revelatory tasting in our cellars, Barbara Drew MW explains why you should be thinking about the playlist for your next bottle

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Category: Wine School