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2013 primeurs: Graves and Château d’Yquem

Saturday, April 5th, 2014

The final day’s tasting of Bordeaux 2013, and a summary of how to handle the ensuing campaign.

2013 primeurs: the Right Bank

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Our en primeur report crosses over to the Right Bank and tours the big names of Pomerol and Saint Emilion.

2013 primeurs: day two in the Médoc

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

The first day of the communal tastings with the Union des Grands Crus gives a broader appreciation of the vintage on the Left Bank.

2013 Primeurs: St Estèphe to Margaux

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Our first report from the 2013 en primeurs spans St Estèphe to Margaux, with thoughts on Montrose, Pichon Lalande and Lafite among others.

Bordeaux primeurs in pictures

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

As any seasoned primeurs taster will tell you, it’s not all about the wines – the lunches, dinners, drives and hot drinks are all part of the Bordeaux experience.

Berry’s predicts primeurs flop if prices rise

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Whatever the quality of 2014 Bordeaux, if the prices go up, then Berry Bros & Rudd won’t be able to sell it, warns the merchant’s fine wine buying director.

Parker: Bordeaux primeurs ‘largely dead’

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

The practice of buying Bordeaux en primeur has lost all its appeal for collectors unless the vintage is exceptional, according to the world’s most influential wine critic.

End of an era: Parker hands Martin the reins for Bordeaux primeurs

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

US wine critic Robert Parker has announced he will no longer be responsible for tasting the Bordeaux en primeurs at The Wine Advocate.

Bordeaux 2013: Reds lose out to whites in Parker scores

Monday, September 1st, 2014

Wine critic Robert Parker’s scores for the 2013 Bordeaux vintage will help support the whites’ claim to greatness but could undermine some of the reds.

Bordeaux 2013: Margaux joins releases

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Château Margaux has recommenced this week’s primeurs by matching fellow first, Mouton’s, price drop of 10%.

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