Category: Andrew Jefford

Jefford on Monday: Delta wine

Jefford on Monday: Delta wine

Andrew Jefford discovers Costières de Nîmes…

Vines in the 'delta' of Costières de Nîmes.
Vines in the ‘delta’ of Costières de Nîmes.

Exploring the wines of Costières de Nîmes…

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Jefford on Monday: Delta wine

Jefford on Monday: Delta wine

Andrew Jefford discovers Costières de Nîmes…

Vines in the 'delta' of Costières de Nîmes.
Vines in the ‘delta’ of Costières de Nîmes.

Exploring the wines of Costières de Nîmes…

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Jefford on Monday: Weighing up Gimblett Gravels

Jefford on Monday: Weighing up Gimblett Gravels

 Andrew Jefford reviews progress in Hawke’s Bay’s red-wine hot spot.

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Gimblett Gravels vineyards in autumn.

Tasting the 2015 vintage…

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Comment: ‘There are two worlds of wine: the fine-wine machine… and then the rest’

Comment: ‘There are two worlds of wine: the fine-wine machine… and then the rest’

Can we judge the ‘two worlds’ of wine in the same way, asks Andrew Jefford…

Mas Estela

Should they be judged in the same way?

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Jefford on Monday: Mindfulness and wine

Jefford on Monday: Mindfulness and wine

Andrew Jefford asks if the two are incompatible.

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Tasting wine at a Decanter ‘discovery theatre’ class on Muscat de Rivesaltes.

Are the two compatible?…

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Jefford on Monday: The taste of spring

Jefford on Monday: The taste of spring

Andrew Jefford examines the uniqueness of Sancerre and Pouilly-Fumé.

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The vineyards of Sancerre above Chavignol.

The wines of Sancerre and Pouilly-Fumé…

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Jefford on Monday: Châteauneuf – nuancing greatness

Jefford on Monday: Châteauneuf – nuancing greatness

Andrew Jefford compares 2015 with 2016.

Vines in Châteauneuf du Pape
Vines in Châteauneuf du Pape.

Comparing the 2015 and 2016 vintages…

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Jefford on Monday: Châteauneuf – nuancing greatness

Jefford on Monday: Châteauneuf – nuancing greatness

Andrew Jefford compares 2015 with 2016.

Vines in Châteauneuf du Pape
Vines in Châteauneuf du Pape.

Comparing the 2015 and 2016 vintages…

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Jefford on Monday: The liquid novel – white Mas de Daumas Gassac

Jefford on Monday: The liquid novel – white Mas de Daumas Gassac

Andrew Jefford tastes his way through a historic vertical.

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A landmark tasting of Daumas Gassac white wines.

Andrew Jefford tastes his way through a historic vertical…

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Jefford on Monday: Savoie – the hunt for greatness

Jefford on Monday: Savoie – the hunt for greatness

Andrew Jefford leaves no pebble unturned…

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Chignin vineyards.

Fascinating wines worth seeking out…

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