An Indian summer saved this vintage which, favouring the Left Bank, means many of the 278 château included in this year’s selection of cru bourgeois offer real value, says Jane Anson.
Two Outstandings for cru bourgeois in an underrated vintage like 2014? Yes, said our experts, who felt that in such a comprehensive line-up of 203 wines they wanted the best examples to stand out.
The best examples are ‘interesting, drinkable wines for consumers who will find value and lots of pleasure’, said James Lawther MW.
This week, find 12 cru bourgeois 2014s recommended by Decanter experts Jane Anson, Andrew Jefford and James Lawther MW. 11 of them are available to buy online in China.