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Amazon Prime Day 2021: Coravin, wine glasses, Campari
Tue, 22 Jun 2021

Coravin model two
Coravin Model Two has 40% off this Amazon Prime day

The best deals on wine, spirits and drinks gadgets....

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Best Amazon Prime Day gin deals 2021
Tue, 22 Jun 2021
Gin and tonic

Plenty of choice for gin lovers...

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Château Margaux en primeur history: 2016 - 2020
Tue, 22 Jun 2021
chateau margaux en primeur

See Jane Anson's recent vintage ratings side-by-side, plus release prices...

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'Brilliant' Château Margaux 2020 released en primeur
Tue, 22 Jun 2021
Château Margaux in Bordeaux
Château Margaux.

Jane Anson's 'Left Bank wine of the vintage'...

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Bordeaux 2020 release prices and scores table
Tue, 22 Jun 2021
Bordeaux 2020 release prices

Bordeaux 2020 release prices June 21 St-Estèphe second growth Château Cos d’Estournel’s 2020 release was being sold by the trade for £1,800 per 12-bottle case, according to Liv-ex, 31.6% higher than the current market price of the estate’s 2019 wine. Also released were the 2020 Blanc de Cos d’Estournel at £96/bottle — a ‘gastronomic and […]

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Walls: Exclusive first taste of M Chapoutier Sélections Parcellaires 2020
Tue, 22 Jun 2021
Chapoutier Sélections Parcellaires 2020

Before we dive into 2020, let’s recall a previous vintage in the Rhône — the tipping-point 2003. Before this year, hot vintages had come and gone, but local winemakers all agreed 2003 was unbearable. The plants couldn’t cope; leaves desiccated on the vines. The resulting wines were often strange, jammy confections. No-one wants to see […]

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Shining a spotlight on the Bourgogne Côte d'Or appellation
Tue, 22 Jun 2021
Bourgogne Cote d'Or

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The joy of learning about wine
Tue, 22 Jun 2021
wine glasses

If you’re here, leafing through the pages of Decanter, it’s because you like wine. Why? Wine gives us sensual pleasure while lifting our spirits and bringing us (at least in non-Covid times) closer together. But that’s not all. Unlike most simple sensual pleasures, wine comes cloaked in stories: about who made it, about where it […]

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Cos d’Estournel and La Fleur-Pétrus release 2020 prices
Mon, 21 Jun 2021
Château Cos d'Estournel

A ‘long hauler’ of a Cos d’Estournel and a ‘brilliant’ La Fleur-Pétrus...

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Get to know Central Otago Pinot Noir: Good, better, best
Mon, 21 Jun 2021
Vineyards in Central Otago

The world’s most southerly wine region, Central Otago covers a large area of diverse soils from broken schist and clays to heavy silt loams, gravels and light sands. Overlay that with a wide range of climatic conditionsand it is easy to understand why Central Otago produces such a diverse range of Pinot Noir styles. The […]

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Portuguese icon wines: 10 names you need to know
Mon, 21 Jun 2021
Portuguese icon wines
Casa Ferreirinha's Quinta da Leda vineyards in the Douro

The following list details 10 producers creating Portuguese icon wines with two tasting notes for each producer listed at the end; the first, higher-scoring wine is their must-try icon wine; the second is their benchmark style. Scroll down to see tasting notes and scores for Portuguese icon wines to try See tasting notes and scores […]

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Lafite Rothschild documentary airs on SOMM TV
Mon, 21 Jun 2021
Lafite Rothschild documentary

The famed Bordeaux first growth is the subject of a new, original documentary

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What is Valpolicella wine? - Ask Decanter
Sun, 20 Jun 2021
Valpolicella vineyards

Valpolicella is the ‘umbrella’ term for a red wine denomination in which 5 different DOC/G wines can be produced from the same vineyard using the same grape varieties, mainly Corvina, Corvinone and Rondinella, all of which are autochthonous. Where is Valpolicella produced? The area, a series of valleys running north to south in the foothills […]

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Investing in Italian wine: spotlight on prospects
Sun, 20 Jun 2021
Investing in italian wine

Investing in italian wine: The next rising stars? With increasing numbers of collectors seeking opportunities from Bolgheri to Barolo, Italy has arguably been the star of the fine wine market in the past two years. An exciting run of vintages, notably the back-to-back successes of 2015 and 2016 in Piedmont and Tuscany, has been supercharged […]

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Decanter bookmarks: What to read, watch and listen to this month
Sun, 20 Jun 2021
An old man sits at a table with his dog in a still from the film The Truffle Hunters
A scene from the documentary The Truffle Hunters

The best books, podcasts, films and shows for wine lovers...

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Champagne Philipponnat vertical: rare and recently-disgorged Clos des Goisses
Sat, 19 Jun 2021
Clos des Goisses

Walking 130 meters up uneven steps along the 45-degree incline of Champagne’s warmest slope — the Clos des Goisses — Champagne house director Charles Philipponnat was looking forward to a vertical of vintages reaching back to 1964. Scroll down for Panos Kakaviatos’ Clos des Goisses tasting notes and scores Gripping chalk from the 5.83 hectares […]

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Oldest single malt Scotch ever bottled to go on sale
Sat, 19 Jun 2021
whiskies in decanters

An 80-year-old whisky from Speyside’s Glenlivet distillery will be released

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Best English vineyards to visit
Fri, 18 Jun 2021
Rathfinny vineyard
Rathfinny

Not that long ago you would struggle to catch a glimpse of vines in England. Now, slope after sunny slope is carpeted in vines, in the southeast particularly, with more than 160 wineries open to the public in some form or other. And as wineries have multiplied, producing bottles that are gaining recognition worldwide (total […]

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Canon 2020 released with '100-point potential'
Fri, 18 Jun 2021
Château Canon vineyards in St-Emilion

The vineyards of Château Canon.

Canon 2020 leads flurry of big-name St-Emilion releases...

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Best vodkas for a Martini
Fri, 18 Jun 2021
A vodka Martini

Eight top vodkas to use...

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