Archive | September, 2015


Aldi Admiration

Have you become an Aldi addict yet? The interest in the wines from the discounter stores is growing. Personally, I like what they are doing; alongside the core range, they are selecting good wines to be sold at good prices which, once these are sold through, will be replaced with another set of (hopefully) good wines at equally […]


Majestic Médocs

Yesterday evening I presented a Médoc masterclass to enthusiastic and attentive Majestic employees. We had 8 wines to taste, mostly from the Majestic range, one from each appellation of various vintages. Each wine was a winner. They showed perfectly why Bordeaux, and in this case even more specifically the Médoc, has developed the reputation it […]