Kat from our Fine Wine specialists Lay & Wheeler begins a week tasting the latest en primeur wines out in Bordeaux… It’s that time of year again. No sooner have we dusted ourselves off from the last remnants of our Burgundy offer than we’re packing our bags and heading off to Bordeaux. Not that we’re […]
A Perfect Marriage? Lay & Wheeler Wine Advisor Hayley Wright shares her thoughts on selecting the perfect wine for her upcoming nuptials – can you help her choose? Vote on the Lay & Wheeler blog here. Cheers!
by Matt Philpott I popped into Lay & Wheeler’s Rhône 2010 En Primeur Grower’s Tasting last week to try some wines that I have been pretty excited about for a long time now. Sometimes I’ve been let down, even if only a little, having built up a vintage in my head prior to tasting it. […]
An awful lot of hot air and column inches have been dedicated to this year’s Bordeaux en primeur campaign with journalists and amateur bloggers alike keen to tell the wine trade how it should be done. As one at the ‘pointy end’ of the fine wine trade I am acutely aware that a speedy, well-timed […]
Just over two weeks have gone by since the first release of Bordeaux 2010, and we now have a lucky 13 wines released, including the first couple of Sauternes. Interest in the vintage seems to keep on powering up, and as we wait for the big names to start releasing their prices, now seems a […]