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Tuesday 1 September 2015

Bordeaux

Bordeaux 2015: dry but promising

Younger parcels are struggling in the current heat but older vines seem to be in “rude health” as the weather stays on-track so far this year.

Thursday, August 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Buyers return to Bordeaux 2010

As trade in the Bordeaux 2005s has blossomed and faded, interest in the 2010 vintage has begun to pick up.

Thursday, August 6th, 2015 1 Comment »

Fine wine market dips in July

The Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 dipped 1.2% in July, wiping out the gains made in June, but the index remains positive so far this year.

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Larger than life: Profiling Parker

Robert Parker has been the most influential man in the wine industry for over 30 years, and in this exclusive interview with db, he pulls no punches when it comes to Bordeaux, blind tasting and perfect scores.

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Lidl ramps up Wine Cellar promotion

Discount supermarket Lidl continues to move into upmarket wine retailing in the UK, as it takes on 60 new lines and plans six “Wine Cellar” promotions for next year.

Friday, July 31st, 2015 No Comments »

Half of 100-point wines under £5,000

Over half of the 49 Bordeaux wines given a “perfect” 100-point score by Robert Parker since 2000 are currently trading below £5,000 a case.

Thursday, July 30th, 2015 1 Comment »

A below the radar Cheval Blanc?

Is the 2006 Cheval Blanc a “dark horse” vintage for the Saint Emilion heavyweight?

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Forest fire rages through Bordeaux

A forest fire that started on Friday was still raging through Bordeaux on Sunday night with water-bombers deployed to try to keep the blaze under control.

Monday, July 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Petrus 2014 released

Corney & Barrow is offering its allocation of Petrus 2014 – the cheapest on the market.

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 HK vintage wine and food ads

Explore Hong Kong’s wine drinking past with our selection of food and wine adverts which graced newspapers from the 1980s to 1990s.

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 No Comments »

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