Browse using the new Vinous website now. Launch →


Articles

Kanonkop line up2 copy

Back In Black: Kanonkop Black Label Pinotage 2006-2019

A vertical of South African Pinotage might sound like torture to some. When the wine is the Cape’s greatest Pinotage, then you understand why the room was packed for the first ever complete tasting of Kanonkop’s Black Label and why its owners and winemaker flew over for the occasion.

Img 20220310 134014742 hdr copy

A Quarter of a Century in Chile: A Vertical Tasting of Seña

Irancy village pic copy

Orbiting Satellites: Irancy & Saint-Bris 2020 & 2021

Hahn copy2

Mittelrhein 2019-2020: A Misunderstood Region

Duroche 1969 bottle copy

Scaling Heights: Duroché’s Lavaut Saint-Jacques 1969-2019

Domaine leroy cover3

Domaine Leroy: A Voyage Across the 2019s

Penfolds lineup

Penfolds Collection 2022

2 ducru rear facade copy

Where the Heart Is: Ducru-Beaucaillou 1934-2018

Chianti classico 2022 cover2 coversize

Chianti Classico & Neighbors: Looking at the 2020s and 2019s

Am cc excerpt cover coversize

Book Excerpt from Alessandro Masnaghetti’s Chianti Classico: The Complete Atlas of the UGA Vineyards

2022rosecover

2022 Rosé – New Releases


Vinous Table

Lorne gnocchi copy

Lorne, London, UK

Lorne is my favourite restaurant in London right now. I would not claim it is the best. But favourite? That means much more to me.

Img 1065 copy

Marea, New York, NY

3 waterside scallop

The Waterside Inn, Maidenhead, UK

5 ritz sweetbread copy2

The Ritz Restaurant, London, UK

1a crispy duck roll

Royal China Club, London, UK


Vinous Favorites

2021 Ioppa Nebbiolo Rusin

2021 Ioppa Nebbiolo Rusin, 91 points

The 2021 Nebbiolo Rusin opens slowly in the glass, displaying dried apricots, peach skins and sweet smoke. Soothing textures with brilliant acidity enriches its white cherry-berry fruits. Minerality and sour citrus linger as the 2021 tapers off with fine tension. (EG)

($20.00)

Cellar Favorites

Cf august012022

Raiding the Cellar at Inspire Napa Valley

I was thrilled to open this eclectic collection of wines from my cellar during this year’s Inspire Napa Valley dinner at Staglin. It’s a rare treat to take a break from the hectic pace of tasting wines for review and actually drink a few things for pleasure.

Klein Constantia Vin de Constance 1991-2019

2011 Domaine Henri Germain & Fils Meursault Charmes 1er Cru


Vinous Events

More Multimedia →

Mailing List

Not yet a Vinous subscriber? You can still stay updated by signing up for our weekly newsletter here