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Robert Parker finally releases his Bordeaux 2013 scores

After a long wait, Robert Parker published his tasting notes for the Bordeaux 2013 en-primeurs in early September. As this vintage was particularly difficult (especially for the red wines), taking his time to publish these famous points may seem more reasonable. As for white wines 2013 White and sweet wines are – thanks to the weather that was more favourable ... Read More »

Robert Parker’s website • Bordeaux 2010 ►Saint-Emilion

“Bordeaux 2010: Saint Emilion the Exquisite?” Neal Martin, wine writer for Robert Paker,  tasted some Bordeaux 2010 Grands Crus  in November 2012 and for most of the following one, in february at the Chateau. Lets discover some of his favorite wines for 2010 (reds) below : “The Saint Emilion wines have generally fared extremely well in 2010. They are certainly ... Read More »

Robert Parker’s website • Bordeaux 2010 ► Saint-Estèphe

 “Saint Estèphe the Excellent?” Neal Martin, wine writer for Robert Paker,  tasted some Bordeaux 2010 Grands Crus  in November 2012. Lets discover some of his favorite wines for 2010 (reds) below : “In 2009, Saint Estèphe was renowned for the Cos d’Estournel 2009 – a barnstorming wine that was predestined to divide commentators down the line. In 2010, the appellation ... Read More »

Robert Parker’s website • Bordeaux 2010 ►Pessac-Léognan

“Pessac-Léognan, the pristine ?” Neal Martin, wine writer for Robert Paker,  tasted some Bordeaux 2010 Grands Crus  in November 2012. Lets discover some of his favorite wines for 2010 (whites and reds) below : “Moving to the suburbs of Bordeaux city and its surrounding environs, let us shimmy across to Pessac-Léognan. If truth were told, I found the wines a ... Read More »