Jacques Perrin (in French) and Bobswinereviews.com by Bob Campbell, MW liked Valandraud 2005, they tasted in Singapore.
Did the Chinese in Singapore liked Valandraud ? I don’t know
The N°5 issue of Terre de Vins (in French), May-June 2010 features Bordeaux and the 2009 futures. Bettane and Desseauve made a selection of the best wines, with good notes and good comments, including Châteaux Fleur Cardinale, Valandraud, but also Cuvee Gabrielle Lauzat from Chateau Mauvinon (Jet – if you are in the area… We’re thirsty ! ), La Couspaude, Faugères, Pressac ( our club works pretty well), Haut Carles, Fougas Maldoror, Bad Boy (17/20), Clément Pichon, Pape Clément.
Also included, nice family portraits : Chapoutier and Triaud who would have liked, like us, that the Girondins soccer team wins the champion’s cup this year !
Still in Terre de Vins, a comment, for those who don’t know : http://busurleweb.com/ (in French) presented by the charming Aurélia Filion, who makes you want to drink champagne
If I mention a lot notes is that because it the time...
Proverb of the day : “Noël au balcon, Pâques aux tisons” - A warm Christmas means a cold Easter
Belgian proverb : brouillard en Novembre, Noël en Décembre – Fog in November, Christmas in December.
Bordelaise proverb : Good Parker note fills the deficit.