Saint Emilion rankings 2022: Is Grand Cru Classé accurately reflected?

By Panos Kakaviatos for 29 September 2022 Following up on my text on the latest ranking of Saint Emilion wines – as published in Club Oenologique earlier this month – I focus on the total of 71 Grand Cru Classés, which is just shy of record from the 1969 classification of 72 wines so […]

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Dry, small and challenging: 2022 Bordeaux should be (far) better than 2021

7 September 2022 By Panos Kakaviatos for Dear Readers, Sorry for such a long absence. Because this site is free, I don’t update that often. I get paid to write for Decanter and other publications. But here some Bordeaux 2022 perspectives, as I arrived the day before yesterday: First off, the grapes are very […]

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