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 investdrinks.org

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)
 

 

3 comments:

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.....