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A Wake-up Call for the Petits Châteaux of Bordeaux

You will certainly not have heard of Château Béard La Chapelle, Grand Cru St Emilion despite the fact that it has been in the same family for nine generations passing from father to son over the years and that is located just outside of the world renowned medieval village of St Emilion. Part of the … Continue reading

Robert Parker Article Bordeaux 2009

L’Amateur de Bordeaux Fall, 2010 Bordeaux 2009 You firmly undertook on the greatness of the vintage 2009. Yet in 2000, 2003 and 2005 had already been judged as vintages of the century. How is 2009 compared to those vintages? 2009 is the greatest vintage for Cabernet Sauvignon I have ever tasted in Bordeaux. It is a … Continue reading