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In addition to the following, each issue includes:

  • A Vintage Report
  • Weather and Harvest
  • The Wines
  • What to Buy
  • A Recap of the Previous Vintage
  • California and Oregon Pinot Noir Reviews
  • The En Plus section includes wines that are reviewed/tasted outside of the theme of the current issue; but are normally reviewed (i.e. Burgundy, Chablis, Champagne, etc.)

Current Issue

Issue 66, April 2017
  • 2015 and 2014 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Champagne
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • Progress Report: A 20 Wine Leroy Clos de Vougeot Vertical—1976-2013

Past Issues

Issue 65, January 2017
  • 2015 and 2014 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Champagne
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • Progress Report: A 29 Wine Domaine Jean Grivot Richebourg Vertical 1985-2013
Issue 64, October 2016
  • 2015 and 2014 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Champagne/Sparkling
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • Progress Report:  Current Release New Zealand Pinot Noir
Issue 63, June 2016
  • 2014 and 2013 Côte d’Or Whites
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • Progress Report #1: Current Release Beaujolais Report with a Short Beaujolais Primer
  • Progress Report #2:  Domaine Jacques-Frédéric “Les Fuées” 11 Vintage Vertical
Issue 62, April 2016
  • 2014 and 2013 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • Progress Report #1: A 17 Vintage Vertical of Domaine Mongeard-Mugneret Echézeaux and Echézeaux Vieilles Vignes
  • Progress Report #2:  An Eclectic Mix of Wines and Vintages from Domaine Mongeard-Mugneret
Issue 61, January 2016
  • 2014 and 2013 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • En Plus:  Current Release Champagne
  • Progress Report:  A 74-Wine La Romanée Vertical from 1865-2012
Issue 60, October 2015
  • 2014 and 2013 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  Current Release Champagne and Sparkling
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • Progress Reports:  #1 – Domaine Armand Rousseau – A 30-Wine Retrospective of mostly Chambertin and Clos de Bèze; and #2 – A Champagne Retrospective – An Eclectic Mix of Houses, Vintages and (mostly) Luxury Cuvées
Issue 59, June 2015
  • 2013 and 2012 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  Current Release Champagne
  • Progress Reports:  #1 – A 16 Vintage Vertical of Les Suchots from Confuron-Cotétidot from 1978-2012; #2 – A 17 Vintage Vertical of Aux Brûlées from Domaine Méo-Camuzet from 1978-2004
Issue 58, April 2015
  • 2013 and 2012 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Champagne
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • Progress Reports:  #1 Pinots from British Columbia, Canada; #2 – Mini-Verticals of DRC Richebourg and Drouhin Marquis de LaGuiche Montrachet
Issue 57, January 2015
  • 2013 and 2012 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  More Champagne
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy
  • Progress Report:  Domaine Ponsot – 1999 and 2001 Grand Cru Horizontals
Issue 56, October 2014
  • 2013 and 2012 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  More Current Release Burgundy and Champagne
  • Progress Report:  Two Louis Jadot Verticals – Chevalier-Montrachet “Les Demoiselles” and Musigny
  • Special Report:  The Wines of Limoux
Issue 55, June 2014
  • 2012 and 2011 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  Champagne
  • En Plus:  More 2012, 2011 and 2010 Burgundies
  • Progress Report:  Miscellaneous Wines from Domaine Coche-Dury – A Sampling of 23 Wines from 1988 to 2010
Issue 54, April 2014
  • 2012 and 2011 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus:  More 2012 and 2011 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Progress Report:  Horizontal Tasting of 2010 Clos de Vougeot – 50 Wines from 37 Domaines and 13 Négociants
Issue 53, January 2014
  • 2012 and 2011 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • En Plus Burgundy and Current Release Champagne
  • Progress Report: Château de La Tour Clos de Vougeot Vertical, 30 Wines from 1885 to 2010
Issue 52, October 2013
  • 2012 and 2011 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus Current Release Champagne; En Plus Burgundy
  • Progress Report: Pinot Noirs of New Zealand
Issue 51, June 2013
  • 2011 and 2010 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus – More Current Release Champagnes/Sparklers
  • Progress Report: Pinots, Chards and Sparklers from Ontario, Canada
Issue 50, April 2013
  • 2011 and 2010 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus – mostly 2011 and 2010 Côte d’Or Reds
  • Progress Report: Verticals of Domaine Comtes Lafon Meursault Perrières and Clos da la Barre
Issue 49, January 2013
  • 2011 and 2010 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus – more Burgundy
  • Current release Champagne
  • Progress Report: Leroy Chambertin, 16 Vintages from 1937-2003
Issue 48, October 2012
  • 2011 and 2010 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus – more Burgundy plus current release Champagne
  • Progress Report: Méo-Camuzet Richebourg – Complete Retrospective 1985-2006
Issue 47, June 2012
  • 2010 and 2009 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • Article: An Update on Premature Oxidation
  • En Plus
  • Progress report: Coche-Dury Verticals of Corton-Charlemagne & Perrières
Issue 46, April 2012
  • 2010 and 2009 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: A Vertical of Marquis d’Angerville Volnay “Clos des Ducs” – 21 vintages from 1920-2008
Issue 45, January 2012
  • 2010 and 2009 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report 1: Domaine Faiveley – 10 Vintages of Les Cazetiers
  • Progress Report 2: La Tâche Vertical – 20 Vintages from 1979-2006
Issue 44, October 2011
  • 2010 and 2009 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: A Mini-Horizontal of Top Wines from the 1971 Vintage
Issue 43, July 2011
  • 2009 and 2008 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Article: A Brief Update on Premature Oxidation
Issue 42, April 2011
  • 2009 and 2008 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Current Release California and Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
Issue 42 Supplement, May 2011
  • 2009 Maison Louis Jadot Reds
Issue 41, January 2011
  • 2009 and 2008 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: Domaine Pousse d’Or – Vertical Tasting – Ten Vintages for Five Wines, 1999-2008
Issue 40, October 2010
  • 2009 and 2008 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: A Mini-Vertical of Maison Bouchard Père et Fils, Chevalier-Montrachet “La Cabotte”
Issue 39, July 2010
  • 2008 and 2007 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Article: An Update on Premature Oxidation
  • Progress Report: 20 Vintages of Clos de Vougeot Vertical from Dr. Georges Mugneret, 1961-2002
Issue 38, April 2010
  • 2008 and 2007 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Current Release California and Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Article: “It was Bound to Happen Sooner or Later – Viticultural Philosophies Finally Collide” [varying farming techniques]
Issue 37, January 2010
  • 2008 and 2007 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: Clos de Tart – An Historic Tasting of 56 Vintages from 1887-2005
Issue 36, October 2009
  • 2008 and 2007 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Article: Two Asides on Chablis – Premature Oxidation; and Economic Disarray
  • Article: Champagne – The State of the Market; A Few Fun Facts to Know and Tell About Champagne; A Few Brief Observations on Recent Vintages; Champagne Categories
  • Progress Report: Current Release Champagne
Issue 35, July 2009
  • 2007 and 2006 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Article: A Brief Update on Premature Oxidation
Issue 34, April 2009
  • 2007 and 2006 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • En Plus
Issue 33, January 2009
  • 2007 and 2006 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • En Plus
  • Article: Editorial Comment – Questionable Advice [re adding powdered tannins to the musts]
  • Progress Report: The Fabulous 1985 Vintage (Two 1985 Tastings – Richebourg Plus 21 Other Grands Crus)
Issue 32, October 2008
  • 2007 and 2006 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Article: Editorial Comment – An Open Letter to US Pinot Producers
  • Progress Report: A 35 Vintage Vertical of Clos des Epeneaux, 1864-2002
Issue 31, July 2008
  • 2006 and 2005 Côte d’Or Whites
  • En Plus
  • Article: A Brief Update on Premature Oxidation
  • Progress Report: A 52 Wine Retrospective of Domaine Méo-Camuzet
Issue 30, April 2008
  • 2006 and 2005 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • En Plus
  • Article: Reduction and its Significance
  • Progress Report: A 36 Vintage Vertical of La Grand Rue, 1954-2006
Issue 29, January 2008
  • 2006 and 2005 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: On the Sevens…and a Half – An 86 Wine Retrospective from 1997, 1982, 1962, 1957, 1947, 1937 (plus a few more gems)
Issue 28, October 2007
  • 2006 and 2005 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report 1: A Small Tasting of Martinborough (NZ) Pinots
  • Progress Report 2: Current Release Champagnes and Sparklers
Issue 27, July 2007
  • 2005 and 2004 Côte d’Or Whites
  • En Plus
  • Article: A Brief Update on Premature Oxidation
  • Article: Terroir Focus – Marsannay
Issue 26, April 2007
  • 2005 and 2004 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • En Plus
  • Article: Reduction and its Significance
  • Progress Report 1: 1966 Musigny Horizontal
  • Progress Report 2: Domaine Georges Roumier Verticals of Bonnes Mares (33 Wines, 32 Vintages) and Musigny (14 Wines, 14 Vintages)
Issue 25, January 2007
  • 2005 and 2004 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: A Richebourg Vertical from Domaines Jean and Louis Gros – 13 Wines, 1928-1993
Issue 24, October 2006
  • 2005 and 2004 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report 1: On the Sixes – 115 Wine Retrospective, 1966, 1976, 1986, 1996
  • Progress Report 2: A Trek to La Tour d’Argent
Issue 23, July 2006
  • 2004 and 2003 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Article: More on Premature Oxidation
  • Special Report: Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Grands-Echézeaux Vertical – 20 Vintages, 1937-2002
Issue 22, April 2006
  • 2004 and 2003 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • En Plus
  • Terroir Focus: Volnay – A Basic Primer
Issue 21, January 2006
  • 2004 and 2003 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • En Plus
  • Article: Two Brief Essays “Old Burgundy and Cutting” and “Reconditioned Burgundy and the Philosophical Dilemma Behind It”
  • Progress Report: A Series of Six Special Tastings from Maison Bouchard Père et Fils – 86 Wines from 1846-2003
Issue 20, October 2005
  • 2004 and 2003 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Current Release Oregon Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Article: The Declining Reliability of White Burgundy [premature oxidation]
  • Progress Report 1: Domaine Comte de Vogüé 65 Wine Retrospective
  • Progress Report 2: Two Maison Louis Jadot Verticals: 10 Vintages of Chevalier les Demoiselles and Musigny
Issue 19, July 2005
  • 2003 and 2002 Côte d’Or Whites
  • Current Release California Pinot Noir
  • En Plus
  • Article: 2003 and 1947 – A Brief Essay
  • Special Report 1: Domaine J.-F. Mugnier Musigny Vertical, 15 Wines – 1985-2001
  • Special Report 2: Domaine Mugneret-Gibourg Echézeaux Vertical – 11 Wines, 1953-2000
Issue 18, April 2005
  • 2003 and 2002 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • Special Report: Ten Decades of Romanée St. Vivant – 37 Vintages, 135 Wines, 1911-2001
Issue 17, January 2005
  • 2003 and 2002 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report 1: Forty Years of Henri-Jayer’s Richebourg – 19 Wines, 1957-1987
  • Progress Report 2: A 25 Wine Retrospective of the1952 and 1953 Vintages
Issue 16, October 2004
  • 2003 and 2002 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • En Plus
  • Article: 1996 Vintage in Chablis
  • Article: 1996 Whites from the Côte d’Or [premature oxidation]
  • Progress Report 1: Meursault “Perrières” from Domaines Coche-Dury, Comtes Lafon and Guy Roulot
  • Progress Report 2: 2002 Oregon Pinot Noir
Issue 15, July 2004
  • 2002 and 2001 Côte d’Or Whites
  • En Plus
  • Special Report 1: 1997 Vintage Recap – Where are the Wines Today?
  • Special Report 2: Top Flight Domestic Pinot – Good, Bad or Just Different? 102 Wines, 1987-2001
Issue 14, April 2004
  • 2002 and 2001 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • En Plus
  • Special Report: Ten Decades of La Romanée – 31 Vintages, 1915-2002
Issue 13, January 2004
  • 2002 and 2001 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Article: Reduction and its Significance
  • Progress Report: A Complete History of Cros Parantoux, 70 Wines, 1970-2000 – Domaine Henri Jayer, Domaine Méo-Camuzet and Domaine Emmanuel Rouget
Issue 12, October 2003
  • 2002 and 2001 Chablis, Mâconnais and Côte Chalonnaise
  • En Plus
  • Article: The 1996 Vintage in Chablis [premature oxidation]
  • Article: Focus on the Mâconnais
  • Progress Report: 36 Vintages of La Tâche from the Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, 1923-2000
Issue 11, July 2003
  • 2001 and 2000 Côte d’Or Whites
  • En Plus
  • Special Report: Complete History of Joseph Drouhin’s Petits Monts, 1985-2001
Issue 10, April 2003
  • 2001 and 2000 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • En Plus
  • Article: Terroir Focus – Morey St. Denis
  • Special Report: Montrachet at Montrachet in NYC – 35 Wines, 1939—2000
Issue 9, January 2003
  • 2001 and 2000 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Article: Terroir Focus – Gevrey-Chambertin
  • Progress Report: Chambertin vs. Clos de Bèze – 117 Wines, 1919-1999
Issue 8, October 2002
  • 2001 and 2000 Chablis, Mâcon and Côte Chalonnaise
  • Article: 1996’s [premature oxidation]
  • Article: Chablis – A Basic Primer
  • Progress Report: 30 Vintages of Maison Louis Jadot’s Corton Charlemagne, 1970-1999
Issue 7, July 2002
  • 2000 and 1999 Côte d’Or Whites
  • En Plus
  • Special Report: 16 Vintages of La Tâche, 1962-1998
Issue 6, April 2002
  • 2000 and 1999 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • En Plus
  • Special Report: 1959-2000 Clos des Perrières Vertical
Issue 5, January 2002
  • 2000 and 1999 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • Progress Report: A Decade of Richebourg – 92 Wines, 1990-1999 and more
Issue 4, October 2001
  • Annual Cellar Report (1988-1996 Vintages and Present Day Drinkability)
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: 16 Vintages of Clos des Lambrays
Issue 3, July 2001:
  • 1999 and 1998 Côte d’Or White Burgundies
  • Article: Côte de Beaune and Côte de Beaune-Villages
  • Progress Report: 17 Vintages of Marquis d’Angerville’s Clos des Ducs
Issue 2, April 2001:
  • 1999 and 1998 Côte de Beaune Reds
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: 1988-1998 Musigny Vertical
Issue 1, January 2001:
  • 1999 and 1998 Côte de Nuits Reds
  • En Plus
  • Progress Report: 1992 Corton-Charlemagne

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