Category Archives: Wine

Domaine Fourrier: London tasting

Domaine Fourrier produces some of the most sought after wines from Burgundy, specifically Gevrey-Chambertain. Under the control of Jean-Marie Fourrier (who hosted the tasting at The Sampler) the Domaine focuses on minimal intervention wine making. Fertilisers, pesticides, thinning agents and peroxides … Continue reading

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Grower Champagne

I like champagne. And I like grower champagne even more. So when S asked me to come and try some new stuff I was fairly excited. S and D had returned from champagne with a bunch of samples from different … Continue reading

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Which region? Which country?

A normal Sunday. I had visited the farmers market and the bakery, and now with all the items on my shopping list showing a corresponding tick, it was time to get my weekly (and only) dose of practical philosophy from my friends at the Sampler. After … Continue reading

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