Daniel Etienne Defaix
Chablis Grand Cru, Blanchot, Daniel Etienne Defaix, 2006 100% Chardonnay on the lees for 18 months. With a nose of white and lime flowers. Notes of honey and farm butter on the palate with a flint minerality. Ideal with steamed white...
Château Bernadotte Haut Médoc 2006 Excellent depth of crimson. Pepper and incense on the nose most interesting! Thick and sweet and very much better than most Haut-Medoc's. "Primarily a blend of equal parts Cabernet Sauvignon...
Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou
Château Ducru Beaucaillou 2eme Cru Classe St Julien 2006 Tasted at the château, the 2006 Ducru Beaucaillou has a precocious bouquet for the vintage: opulent ripe dark cherry, red plum and cassis fruit, mint and hints of vanilla pod. It...
Chateau Lagrange St Julien 2006 "Top quality St Julien has been produced here over the last 20 years or so. Very pretty & blackberry aromas, full-bodied, with a solid core of fruit with a long silky finish - very good indeed". James Suckling.
Chateau Leoville Barton
Chateau Leoville Barton 2006 "Tasted at Bordeaux Index's annual 10-Year On tasting in London. The 2006 Château Léoville-Barton has a surprisingly rich and opulent bouquet at first, although it calms down with aeration, offering...
Chateau Levangile Pomerol 2006 86% Merlot, 14% Cabernet Franc Consistently one of the finest wines of Pomerol, the 12 hectare estate overlooks Cheval Blanc. The wine is made by the team from Chateau Lafite. Masses of rich plummy fruit and...
Château Liversan Haut Médoc 2006 50% Merlot, 44% Cabernet Sauvignon, 4% Cabernet Franc, 2% Petit Verdot Rich and structured, this is a sturdy wine that shows good dry fruit tannins as well as wood. The blackberry fruit...
Chateau Patache D'Aux
Chateau Patache D'Aux 2006 As ever great value. Rich and juicy on the nose with a dense, firm structure on the palate.
Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse De Lalande
Château Pichon Longuevile Comtesse De Lalande 2006 One of the most popular wines of Bordeaux. True super second, only 41% of the crop used in Grand Vin. Spicy, cedary nose with most attractive juicy texture. Firm tannins on the finish which will...
Châteauneuf Du Pape Vieux Télégraphe 'La Crau' 2006 A classic Châteauneuf blend of around two thirds Grenache and the balance Syrah and Mourvedre. "Very grippy style, with lots of sweet tapenade, tobacco, hot stone...
Esk Valley The Terraces 2006 The famous ‘The Terraces’ Vineyard is perched on the steep, North West facing slopes of Esk Valley in the Hawkes Bay. This sunny, sheltered site was originally planted in the 1940s and then re-established...
Penfolds Grange 2006 Magnum. 98% Shiraz 2% Cabernet Sauvignon “Barossa – but labelled simply as Australia. Leathery and liquorice. Reminds me a bit of port – no surprise, perhaps. Dramatic, symphonic black fruit. Really packs it...
Pol Roger Champagne
Pol Roger Sir Winston Churchill Brut Vintage 2006 Grape varieties, 60% Pinot Noir, 40% Chardonnay. Unlike some Champagne houses who rattle out the vintages one to the next, Pol have the strength of mind and the integrity to hang on to...
Santenay 1er Cru Clos Rousseau Vieilles Vignes Legros, Côte du Beaune, Burgundy 2006 100% Pinot Noir Supple and elegant with ripe cherry, berry and subtle oak flavours.