About Wilhelm Arnör

Wilhelm Arnör skriver om vin på BKWine Magazine. Wilhelm har varit en engagerad vinamatör ända sedan han grundade Vincollegiet på KTH 1976. Idag är han på dagtid företagsledare i IT-branschen.
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The La Chablisienne co-operative winery

Chablis 2016, a challenging vintage. Wines from La Chablisienne

For many winemakers in Chablis the vintage 2016 will be remembered as the worst year in terms of harvest since the 1950s. That said, was it a bad vintage? On the contrary, it may eventually be positive for many. However, it could turn out challenging for us consumers. BKWine Magazine’s Wilhelm Arnör explains why. In […]

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Chardonnay vines in the spring in vineyards in Chablis

La Chablisienne, 280 winegrowers and one winemaker in Chablis!

Hervé Tucki is in town. He is the traveling world ambassador for one of the world’s best wine cooperatives, La Chablisienne in, of course, Chablis, France. The place is well chosen by the importer, The WineAgency. We are at les chambres séparées at the Wedholms Fisk restaurant in Stockholm. The guest list is a who’s […]

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Les Fumees Blanches Sauvignon Blanc bag-in-box Francois Lurton nEW design

Les Fumées Blanches and François Lurton – “I am the General!”

Les Fumées Blanches – that is the topic of the tasting. François Lurton, the man behind the wine, is our cicerone. Les Fumées Blanches is the best-selling sauvignon blanc wine at Systembolaget (the Swedish monopoly): in 2015 1.9 million litres were sold. So a really big hitter. Moreover, it is with a good margin the […]

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A fermentation tank, Chateau Tournefeuille

Three great buys from Bordeaux in classic style

You can actually find a great many chateaux in Bordeaux in the middle price range, quite affordable. Some of them have joined together in joint marketing effort called le Grand Cercle des vins de Bordeaux. BKWine Magazine’s Wilhelm Arnör was at their presentation and found three chateaux that were particularly to his liking: Chateau Dalem, […]

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Taylor's Single Harvest Port 1863

Port Wine for Christmas, and for laying down. From vintage 2011 back to 1863!

Taylor’s, a port house with a history and with plenty of good bottles We are many who uncork a bottle of port wine for Christmas. But port is a wine that is really nice the rest of the year too. Taylor’s is one of the most famous port wine houses, with a long history and […]

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Mas Janeil, Francois Lurton, Roussillon

Francois Lurton – a constant innovator in the wine business!

The Lurtons is a great wine family in Bordeaux. François is from the younger generation and started his career in Bordeaux but has since achieved great success worldwide. He has achieved fame with some great value volume wines e.g. Les Fumées Blanches (one of the most popular wines in Sweden). But François makes a whole […]

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Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte, Pessac Leognan, Graves

Luxury: nine top-class Bordeaux clarets from the legendary 2000 vintage

A tasting from the Roberson Wine’s selection Roberson Wine recently launched an internet based wine shop targeting the Swedish consumer market, as well as one in the UK. The Roberson selection is focused on top-level and exclusive wine. They introduced their activity to Swedish wine lovers by organising a tasting of rare Bordeaux wines from […]

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