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Americas tasting UOMSWS

The University of Melbourne Student Wine Society had it’s day out in the sun a couple of weeks ago with a showing of quaffers from the Americas. To be honest, there is a decent range of South American wines to … Continue reading

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Domaines Barons de Rothschild [Lafite] 2009 Bordeaux Rouge, Bordeaux

AUD$20 from Nicks Wine Merchants. This is an entry level wine from a stellar vintage which would typically sell for under a tenner in euro currency. A blend of Cabernet Suavignon with Merlot, with some Cabernet Franc. Annual production of … Continue reading

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Bordeaux 2011: Chateau Lafite Rothschild releases at €350 per bottle

In other en primeur news, Lafite-Rothschild (the number one wine in the eyes of the mainland Chinese) has jumped ahead of the pack by announcing its price for the 2011 vintage.  The ex-Chateau price is €350 and €420 ex-negociant. This … Continue reading

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