2012

Fladgate declares 2012 vintage Port trio

The Fladgate Partnership has used the traditional declaration date of St George’s Day to confirm the release of three 2012 vintage Ports.

Champagne trends of 2013: 5. Perfect fruit

Our next Champagne trend considers the weather, above all the impact of first-rate vintages since the turn of the century, with the latest, 2012, perhaps the best of all.

£85k of wine stolen from Château d’Yquem

Thieves have made off with £85,000 worth of Château d’Yquem after breaking into a warehouse at the renowned Sauternes estate on Sunday night.

Merchant declares Bordeaux 2012 overpriced and skips vintage

Enotria subsidiary Great Western Wine won’t be offering Bordeaux 2012 this year because it believes the releases are overpriced.

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