Our jury, comprised of very experienced members of the Association of Wine Educators, tasted every wine blind - allowing them to determine the best red, rosé, dry and sweet white wines that show the excellence and variety of Bordeaux.
Charles Metcalfe is one of Britain’s best-known wine critics, renowned for speaking as well as writing about wine. He is a well-known face on UK television, having spent 12 years as drinks presenter on ‘This Morning’ with Richard and Judy. He has also presented many food and drink programmes. The recent ‘The Wine & Food Lover’s Guide to Portugal’, co-written with his wife, Kathryn McWhirter, won the 2008 Louis Roederer International Wine Book of the Year Award. He has also written books on matching wine with food. He is wine consultant to restaurants in London and India, and one of two wine consultants to the Corporation of London. He is co-chairman of the International Wine Challenge, the world’s best international wine competition.