Bulles à Waterloo
Waterloo is not lost! France, England and Germany all make good sparkling wines in 2015. These are the weapons for this peaceful battle.
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Who are the judges?
<p> Confirmed judges are:</p> <p> </p> <p> <strong>French judges :</strong><br /> Christophe Macra MW (Master of Wine)<br /> Olivier Borneuf (Champagne taster for Bettane & Desseauve)<br /> Hervé Lalau (wine writer for In Vino Véritas, Les 5 du Vin)<br /> <br /> <strong>English judges</strong><br /> Michael Edwards (World of Fine Wine)<br /> Jim Budd (Chairman of the Circle of Wine Writers, Decanter, Les 5 du Vin)<br /> David Cobbold (Gault Millau, Regal, In Vino BFM, Les 5 du Vin, etc)<br /> <br /> <strong>German Judges</strong><br /> Anne Krebiehl MW (Falstaff, etc)<br /> Klaus Hermann (Wein + Markt, oenologist)<br /> + one more still to be confirmed<br /> <br /> <strong>Belgian judge</strong><br /> Marc Vanhellemont (In Vino Veritas, Les 5 du vin)</p>
Friday, October 16, 2015
<p> Champagnes on the field of battle:</p> <p> </p> <p> Drappier, Roederer, Ruinart, Gosset, Lanson, Henriot, Heidsieck, Henri Abelé, Napoleon</p> <p> </p>