Awards and citations:

1997: Le Prix du Champagne Lanson Noble Cuvée Award for investigations into Champagne for the Millennium investment scams

2001: Le Prix Champagne Lanson Ivory Award for

2011: Vindic d'Or MMXI – 'Meilleur blog anti-1855'

2011: Robert M. Parker, Jnr: ‘This blogger...’:

2012: Born Digital Wine Awards: No Pay No Jay – best investigative wine story

2012: International Wine Challenge – Personality of the Year Award

Sunday, 27 September 2015

#2015Loire: photos from Sancerre

Thierry Véron's pickers celebrating the end of the 
harvest in the centre of Chavignol

 Another round of drinks 

Box of Pinot Noir@Domaine Bourgeois 
Awaiting processing

 Sorting table@Domaine Bourgeois

 Pinot Noir@Bourgeois – very clean fruit

Cleanliness is all important
(above and below)

One of the eastern roads into Bué

Antoine Clérmont-Tonnerre
bringing Touraine expertise to Sancerre
(abobve and below)

Gilles Crochet (Domaine Lucien Crochet)



Aynard said...

"My good Sir,Know that every flatterer, Lives at the expense of those who take him seriously:

Hermine de Clermont Tonnerre said...

We are waiting for his expertise in Champagne!

Jim Budd said...

..... but he is used to dealing with ripe grapes.....