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Thursday 26 November 2015


MINERALITY: Animal, Vegetable or Mineral?

The term ‘mineral’ is a fashionable wine characteristic right now, but what does it actually mean? Sally Easton MW finds there is a lack of precision and unanimity in defining the term and suggests it be used only very cautiously.

Thursday, October 20th, 2011 No Comments »

Currency watch: Greece gains time

So the euro has survived the Greek austerity votes so far and pushes onwards.

Friday, July 1st, 2011 No Comments »

Big guns predict year-end rise

The adage has it that its share price reflects investors’ expectations about how a company will perform in the next year or so.

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 No Comments »

Blog de Blogs

Boring Bordeaux-bashing and a rain-soaked trip to English countryside. Our latest look at drinks bloggers around the world.

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 No Comments »

Haut Brion invests in the Right Bank

Domaine Clarence Dillon has bought Château Tertre Daugay, in a move from the Left to the Right Bank.

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 No Comments »

Rauzan releases Lagerfeld label

Château Rauzan-Ségla has unveiled a bespoke label for the 2009 vintage designed by fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld.

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 No Comments »

How much are chateaux really worth?

Château Lafite may be worth €4 billion and Le Pin not far off €100m, according to a valuation of Bordeaux’s leading properties.

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 No Comments »

Second wine price surge

Prices for Bordeaux 2010 are coming thick and fast following Vinexpo but it is the second wines from the first growths that have particularly eye-catching prices.

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 No Comments »

Gosset launches new cuvee

Champagne Gosset has added a new Champagne to its range of vintage blends, the Grand Blanc de Blancs.

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 No Comments »

Fine wine comment: Bordeaux 2010

As prices are released for Bordeaux 2010 en primeur, Mark Savage MW asks, is it a good buy?

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 3 Comments »

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