2006 Henri Bourgeois Sancerre Les Baronnes


She says: The more delicate fruit in this Sancerre along with its mineral and flinty undertones makes it positively alluring. That said, to be seduced like this, it will cost you!

He says: Textbook Sancerre, really no complaints at all, and I’m always pointing out flaws, like a mother-in-law out of control.

2006 Errazuriz Pinot Noir


She says: a good example that there are gems to found if only you look under the stones;

He says: This is a brilliant value and an excellent example of how New World Pinot Noirs are giving Burgundy a run for their money.

Wine truths

“Wine is the intellectual part of a meal while meat is the material.”
by Alexandre Dumas

Wine Ratings

★☆☆☆☆ - Poor quality. Avoid. Save your money. Between 80-84 points.

★★☆☆☆ - Average quality or poor value. Between 84-88 points. Some expensive wines are downgraded for bad value.

★★★☆☆ - Good. Between 88-92 points. Or a good value on the lower end of the point scale.

★★★☆☆ - Excellent quality. Between 92-96 points. Or a cheap yet good quality wine which is excellent value.

★★★☆☆ - Outstanding, best examples in the world. Between 96 and 100 points. A perfect wine.