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Sunday 29 November 2015


Bordeaux 09 vs 10: why the gaps?

A number of Bordeaux estates hold exactly the same score for their 2009 and 2010 vintages yet the pricing for both is rarely equal.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2014: only Montrose left

The end of the 2014 campaign is in sight after a flurry of late releases and only Montrose remains unreleased among the big-name estates.

Monday, June 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Top wines of Bordeaux 2014

The 10 best wines of the Bordeaux 2014 vintage as voted for by Liv-ex’s global members.

Monday, April 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 worst estates for en primeur returns

Using Liv-ex’s data, db rounds up the worst 10 châteaux for en primeur returns over the last 10 years.

Thursday, April 9th, 2015 2 Comments »

Saint Emilion ‘A’s not on the same level?

A blind tasting of the Saint Emilion grands crus classés A across several vintages saw Angelus and Pavie lag behind fellow “A”s Cheval Blanc and Ausone, leading one critic to suggest they are “not on the same level”.

Thursday, March 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Bordeaux 2013: Reds lose out to whites in Parker scores

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.

Monday, September 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Boutique St Emilions top Parker scores

Two “boutique” Saint Emilions, Palmer and Pape Clement topped Robert Parker’s in-bottle scores for the 2011 vintage and even if Ausone slipped from its 100-point potential, the Right Bank won out in general.

Friday, May 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2013: has Ausone got it right?

Ausone released the price for its 2013 vintage yesterday afternoon at the same level as Cheval Blanc, it should be the more attractive offer – but is it?

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 1 Comment »

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 4 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 »

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