Author Archives: Katie Souter

The Wine Advocate and Liv-ex Member Survey ranks top Bordeaux 2018 wines

The Wine Advocate’s Bordeaux expert, Lisa Perrotti-Brown MW, is the second international critic of note, following James Suckling’s critique earlier in the month, to publish their analysis of the 2018 En Primeurs. In a report entitled “Extreme Vintage” she gives reference to the two-toned climatic nature of the year and the challenges presented to the region’s […]

250,000 followers liked David Beckham’s 1975 Lafite!

David Beckham instagramed his enjoyment of two bottles of Château Lafite Rothschild 1975 at the weekend and already 258,000 followers have ‘liked’ the football icon’s wine of choice. Like a number of sporting personalities Beckham has taken his interest in wine to ownership and it is reported that David purchased a Napa-valley vineyard for Victoria’s […]