From cases of French plonk to single bottles from the New World, the finest vintages are now only a click away...
His ear for a tune and eye for artwork have already helped Lord Lloyd Webber to become a multi-millionaire. Now his lesser-known nose for fine wine is set to add to his fortune.
Schleck shows surprising turn of time-trial speed to push Spaniard to the limit, writes Alasdair Fotheringham from Pauillac
Notebook: in Paris
In the third of our six-part series produced in association with Footprint Travel Guides, Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls explore this tranquil region of south-west France
The vineyard favours animals in place of tractors, and nature instead of chemicals.
Simon Calder embarks on a journey through space and time, from pre-history to the 20th century
The châteaux of Bordeaux believe their 2009 vintages could be the best in living memory. But can that save the ailing wine industry? John Lichfield tastes the evidence
Exceptional wine, dramatic architecture and cultural treasures await you in this sublime riverside city
French scramble to prop up prices as the world's biggest trader sells stock
A fine summer and a dry September mean 'perfect' 2005 will be surpassed
This fine city in south-west France now celebrates its riverside location, and offers an intoxicating mix of culture, cuisine and claret, writes Cathy Packe
Raymond Whitaker hits the wine trail from Hawkes Bay to Marlborough
Oz Clarke has travelled from Bordeaux to Barossa to taste his favourite vintages. To get what a wine is about you've got to visit the place where it's made, he says