Jancis Robinson ~ Elaine Chukan Brown visits the Rocks District
Internationally-reaching Jancis Robinson wine website features two articles on wines from Walla Walla. Elaine Chukan Brown offers Tasting Notes for the 2012 and 2013 Delmas Syrah and takes an early look at the 2015 harvest, having chatted with Steve Robertson of SJR Vineyard and Delmas.
The internationally-reaching Jancis Robinson wine website* (Jancis is described as “the most respected wine critic and wine journalist in the world” by Decanter magazine), featured two articles on wines from Walla Walla: Walla Walla Tasting Notes and Vineyard Notes. In them, Elaine Chukan Brown offers Tasting Notes (including those on the 2012 and 2013 Delmas Syrah) plus takes an early look at the 2015 harvest, having chatted with Steve Robertson of SJR Vineyards and Delmas.
* Jancis writes daily for JancisRobinson.com (voted first-ever Wine Website of the Year in the Louis Roederer International Wine Writers Awards 2010), weekly for The Financial Times, and bi-monthly for a column that is syndicated around the world. She is also editor of The Oxford Companion to Wine, co-author with Hugh Johnson of The World Atlas of Wine and co-author of Wine Grapes - A complete guide to 1,368 vine varieties, including their origins and flavours, each of these books recognised as a standard reference worldwide. An award-winning TV presenter, she travels all over the world to conduct wine events and act as a wine judge. In 1984 she was the first person outside the wine trade to pass the rigorous Master of Wine exams and in 2003 she was awarded an OBE by Her Majesty the Queen, on whose cellar she now advises.