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Sunday 14 February 2016

AXA Millesimes

Gonzalez Byass UK takes on Tokaji estate

Gonzalez Byass UK is to take on the distribution of Tokaji estate Disznókő after more than ten years with on-trade specialists Champagnes & Châteaux, which is owned by Groupe Thiénot.

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Disznóko releases single vineyard Tokaji

Tokaji estate Disznóko, owned by AXA Millésimes, has released the 2011 vintage of its single vineyard Tokaji Aszú 6 puttonyos in tiny amounts.

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Pichon-Baron launches new second wine

Bordeaux classed growth Château Pichon Baron has launched a new second wine called Les Griffons de Pichon Baron.

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 3 Comments »

First growth prices rise 700% in 25 years

The prices of first growth châteaux have risen 30 times more than the price of bulk Bordeaux over the past 25 years.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Seely calls for balance in primeurs debate

Pichon Baron’s Christian Seely has hit out at a “concerted effort” to undermine the 2013 en primeur campaign, arguing that such a negative outlook is not only unjustified, but risks doing customers a disservice.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 2 Comments »

Bordeaux 2013: ‘a joyous triumph over adversity’

This year’s wines from Pauillac and Pomerol are “a joyous triumph over adversity” writes AXA MD Christian Seely, who added that detractors of the vintage will be “agreeably surprised”.

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 1 Comment »

Noval to launch ‘secret’ Nacional ‘04

Quinta do Noval has given the first ever public tasting of its “secret” Nacional 2004 as the Douro estate confirmed a plan to release this rare vintage Port next year.

Monday, September 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Markets respond to ‘stunning’ 2011 Ports

Port producers are reporting significant demand from markets worldwide in the wake of their superlative-fuelled 2011 vintage declarations.

Monday, May 13th, 2013 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Christian Seely

AXA Millésimes managing director Christian Seely on his fears, loves and hates as well as where he wants his ashes scattered.

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 No Comments »

Cos d’Estournel names Prats’ replacement

Aymeric de Gironde has been named as the new head of Cos d’Estournel.

Monday, November 26th, 2012 No Comments »

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