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March 2018

The 2017 Bordeaux Barrels Diary: A Margaux Trio
Châteaus Margaux, Palmer and Dauzac are each standouts on their own terms
Posted: Mar 30, 2018 10:00am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth is in Bordeaux to taste the 2017 vintage, and visiting châteaus. Here are his tasting notes on the newest vintages from Châteaus Margaux, Palmer and Dauzac.
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The 2017 Bordeaux Barrels Diary: Dialing In at Pichon Lalande
Five years in, general director Nicolas Glumineau has this Pauillac estate on track
Posted: Mar 29, 2018 10:10am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth is in Bordeaux to taste the 2017 vintage, and visiting châteaus. Here are his tasting notes on the newest vintages from Pichon Lalande and Haut-Beauséjour.
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The 2017 Bordeaux Barrels Diary: Hitting the Ground Running at Lafite
The early vintage yielded a lively Lafite Rothschild, while late-season rains played perfectly into Rieussec's hands in Sauternes
Posted: Mar 28, 2018 10:00am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth is in Bordeaux to taste the 2017 vintage, and visiting châteaus. Here are his tasting notes on the newest vintages from Lafite Rothschild and Rieussec.
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The 2017 Bordeaux Barrels Diary: Three Roads in St.-Estèphe
Cellar investments are paying off at Cos-d’Estournel, Calon-Ségur and Montrose
Posted: Mar 27, 2018 11:30am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth is in Bordeaux to taste the 2017 vintage, and visiting châteaus. Here are his tasting notes on the newest vintages from Cos-d’Estournel, Calon-Ségur and Montrose.
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The 2017 Bordeaux Barrels Diary: At Mouton-Rothschild, Stylishly Early
Philippe Dhalluin rolled with the weather in 2017, capitalizing on a solid crop of Cabernet
Posted: Mar 26, 2018 4:30pm ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth is in Bordeaux to taste the 2017 vintage, and visiting châteaus. He sat down with Philippe Dhalluin to preview the newest vintages from Mouton-Rothschild, Clerc-Milon and d’Armailhac.
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The 2017 Bordeaux Barrels Diary: Under the Radar in St.-Julien
Domaines Henri Martin's St.-Pierre, Gloria and Bel Air estates are equipped to compete
Posted: Mar 23, 2018 10:00am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth is in Bordeaux to taste the 2017 vintage, and visiting châteaus. He met up with Jean-Louis Triaud to preview the newest vintages from Châteaus Gloria, St.-Pierre and Bel Air.
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The 2017 Bordeaux Barrels Diary: Cazes and Effect
Jean-Charles Cazes is building a new winery for Lynch Bages, and has big plans for the recently acquired Haut-Batailley
Posted: Mar 22, 2018 10:00am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth is in Bordeaux to taste the 2017 vintage, and visiting châteaus. He visited Jean-Charles Cazes to preview the newest vintages from Châteaus Lynch Bages, Haut-Batailley, Ormes de Pez and more.
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The 2017 Bordeaux Barrels Diary: Château Latour Goes Native
How did late-season rains impact the 2017 vintage in Pauillac? A first look at Latour's grand vin
Posted: Mar 20, 2018 11:30am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth is in Bordeaux to taste the 2017 vintage, and visiting châteaus. He was the first to taste the 2017 Latour Pauillac grand vin.
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