The trends and tendencies are moving toward quick or instant gratification and consumption. Fast food, instant coffee ... and few seems to have the time to wait for the sublime experience ... A lot of this is contemplated openly by choice; wines … [Read more...] about Instant Coffee, Instant Wine, Instant Burgs?
Domaine de la Romanée-Conti is going to produce a new wine from 2019 .. a Corton-Charlemagne. According to Wine Spectator - Aubert de Villaine of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti has made an agreement with Domaine Bonneau du Martray to lease a part … [Read more...] about New vineyard for Domaine de la Romanée-Conti
After almost three weeks of tastings, a lot of beautiful moments with the lovely people of Burgundy the mind starts to drift ... sometimes in mysterious ways. On my tastings this month I met a barrel from a prominent and distinct tonnelier. He was … [Read more...] about The Barrel
If you love Burgundian wines, then Winehog is the place for you; Burgundian news, tasting notes, articles from producer visits, insights, buying advice and recommendations, Vineyard maps, Ownership maps - lots of details both historic and current. … [Read more...] about The new place to explore Burgundian wines and terroirs
07/03/2017# - Sometimes we all tend to take wines to seriously - perhaps due to the value they represent these days - but in the end it is just grape juice stored in a bottle! I have now been full-time wine writer for 6 months or so ... and many … [Read more...] about Winehog – blatherings and jibber-jabber about Visits?