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Spotlight on Sauternes

Sauternes is home to arguably the most prestigious, long-lived sweet wines in the world. Located 65 km south of the city of Bordeaux at the southern tip of the Graves, the appellation has 2100 ha of vineyards planted on flat, alluvial gravels overlying thick layers of limestone. More

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Pinot Noir - The power and the beauty

Of all the red grape varieties, Pinot Noir can be the most exhilarating but paradoxically it is also the least consistent in terms of quality. A poorly made Pinot Noir will be a very unpleasant glass of wine, yet a fine example will have wine lovers desperately trying to track down another elusive bottle. More

Friday, June 13, 2014

Journey to Burgundy's Côte de Beaune

The story of Burgundy is a tale in two parts. The northern Côte d'Or is home to many of the region’s most famous red wines; rare and highly sought-after with the price-tags to match. Further south lies the region of the Côte de Beaune. Overshadowed by the fame of its northern neighbour, it is nonetheless home to some of the world’s finest white wines and many charming, well- made Pinot Noirs that offer terrific value for money. More

Friday, June 13, 2014

Italy - Explore the Veneto

Veneto is one of Italy’s most important wine regions, responsible for producing a dazzling array of wine styles from sparkling Prosecco and crisp dry Soave, to rich complex Amarone. More

Friday, June 06, 2014

Rhône Royalty

South of the city of Lyons, on the steep banks of the northern Rhône valley, lie some of the oldest and most esteemed vineyards in France. More

Tuesday, June 03, 2014

Rioja - A guide to Spain's most famous wine region

Rioja, the largest and most famous wine region in Spain is located in North Central Spain. Spanning an area of over 63,000 ha, the region has a long history of winemaking and is home to many of Spain’s most famous and age-worthy wines. Alongside well established bodegas producing quality styles traditionally matured in American oak, there is a wave of avant-garde winemakers crafting stylish modern wines, some of whom are moving towards French or Hungarian oak for maturation.Sheltered by three mountain ranges, Rioja is fairly dry with an average annual rainfall of just 530 mm. The region’s climate varies from the cooler wetter, elevated areas of the northern Rioja Alavesa and the warm and dry areas of the Rioja Alta to the hot continental Rioja Baja on its south-eastern side. Rioja is renowned for its red wines which are usually Tempranillo dominant blends with minor components of Garnacha (Grenache) Cariñena (Carignan) and occasionally Graciano. The finest Tempranillo grapes are grown More

Friday, May 30, 2014

Spotlight on Telmo Rodriguez

Telmo Rodriguez is one of Spain’s most famous winemakers. A key figure in the new wave of Spanish wine, he is credited for rediscovering great old vineyards, advocating the use of local varieties and producing world-class wines from both established and emerging regions. More

Friday, May 30, 2014

Port - A Style Guide

Around the world, a quiet renaissance is happening. Wine drinkers from London to New York, Sydney to Singapore are rediscovering port. More

Friday, May 23, 2014

Hammer Highlights April & May

Langton's Hammer Highlights is a snapshot of the hottest, most interesting and quirky lots sold at auction over the past two months. More

Friday, May 23, 2014

Margaret River

Margaret River is one of Australia’s renowned wine regions. Located three hours south of Perth, serious vineyard development only began in the area began in the late 1960’s following a report published by Dr. John Gladstones indicating that the region’s climate was similar to the right bank of Bordeaux, specifically the appellations of Pomerol and St-Emilion. More

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Bordeaux En Primeur 2013

For centuries Bordeaux has been at the centre of the world’s wine trade. For all of its challenges and inevitable generational change of guard, the wines of Bordeaux will remain the quintessential reference for wine lovers. The long-term outlook is perfectly symbolised by the newly inaugurated cellars at Chateau Angelus, Chateau Cheval Blanc, Chateau Pavie and Chateau Montrose. More

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

The new Langton's has arrived

Welcome to the new Langton’s. We are pleased to bring you a range of improvements and new services. More

Friday, April 11, 2014

Bordeaux 2013 Vintage

Overview and Tasting Notes More

Friday, April 11, 2014

Langton's 2013 Annual Review

Langton’s has proudly unveiled the inaugural Langton’s Annual Review, a look back over the year in fine wine. A snapshot of the most popular wines traded through Langton’s in 2013, it’s a picture of the real world of fine wine through the drinking lens of the customer. More

Sunday, December 01, 2013

A Guide to the Wines of Austria

In recent times, Austrian wine has been experiencing a surge of interest around the world. In Australia, consumers are confidently discussing the merits of grüner veltliner and blaüfrankisch where five years ago only wine aficionados were aware of the particularities there. In the US too, there is a heightened awareness; exports are on the rise and Austrian wine is enjoying a purple patch. More

Sunday, August 14, 2011

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