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Wednesday 23 April 2014

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Top 10 wines of Bordeaux 2013

The top wines of the Bordeaux 2013 vintage as chosen by the trade for Liv-ex’s survey.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 2 Comments »

Ups and downs for Ausone in February

Ausone’s 2009 has gone from the best performer in January to the worst performer in February as the Liv-ex 100 dips again slightly.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Fine Wine 100 dips in January

The Fine Wine 100 index closed with a loss in January, the first time it has done so in 12 years but Bordeaux dominated the best performing wines.

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 No Comments »

05 Bordeaux prices slipping

There has been a substantial price drop for some Bordeaux 2005s since 2011, with many trading well below their peak.

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux in pictures

Scottish artist Jonathan Warrender has taken inspiration from Bordeaux to create a collection of 26 drawings featuring some of the region’s most famous châteaux.

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

Ausone wins China trademark case

Château Ausone and Barrière Frères have won trademark court cases in China.

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2012: The end in sight?

The end of the 2012 en primeurs may finally be in sight after all with the release of Cheval Blanc and Ausone yesterday and Léoville Poyferré and Figeac this morning.

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Bordeaux en primeur in pictures

From leaping hares and roaring lions to father-and-son duo Paul and Thibault Pontallier, we take you on a tour of Bordeaux 2012 primeurs week highlights.

Friday, April 12th, 2013 No Comments »

Château Ausone dubs St Emilion classification ‘a mess’

Pauline Vauthier, winemaker and co-manager of Château Ausone, has gone on record to voice her anger over the St Emilion classification, dubbing it “a big mess.”

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Clay is key to quality in 2012 Bordeaux

Bordeaux has produced a “fabulous vintage” in 2012 depending on soil type, said Cheval Blanc’s technical director, Pierre-Olivier Clouet, speaking at a tasting in London last week.

Monday, February 11th, 2013 1 Comment »

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