It’s Bordeaux en primeur time and 2018 is actually a vintage to get quite enthusiastic about. There hasn’t been such a great year since, erm, 2016.
The fine wine world descended on the region earlier in April and, along with thousands from the global trade and scores of journalists and critics, Gavin tasted hundreds of barrel samples.
In this month’s missive:
- Stop press 1 – Farmhouse free for Vinexpo week, 10-17 May
- Stop press 2 – Stein wine tour, two slots left, 8-10 June
- Bordeaux 2018 en primeur buying guide
- Bordeaux 2018 en primeur and vintage report