Wine: Dating the ‘devil’

Provence wine  Jamie Ivey continues his adventures in Provence wine, with a visit to Laurent Tardeieu a 'devil' negociant. My adventure in wine started 8 years ago now in a Parisian restaurant called Juvenile...

Wine – Anything but a good year….

Provence wine Provence wine - vintage verdict There’s a myth circulating at the moment that 2013 will be a good year for wine. Everyone agrees the weather conditions were difficult:- a wet spring and a cool b...

Wine: On xenophobia

One of the few hardships about living in Provence is the lack of ‘foreign’ wines available to taste.  And I’m not talking Italian, Spanish, or Australian. The Provencal famously think of a ‘foreigner’ as somebo...