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Tuesday 6 December 2016 loc: GB


2012 boosts Left Bank Bordeaux trading

Analysis of the current success of the Bordeaux indices on Liv-ex has shown that it is the 2012 vintage that is one of the driving forces behind the success of non-first growth wines.

Monday, March 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Left Bank continues to drive Bordeaux

Liv-ex’s Bordeaux indices are continuing to rise, especially on the Left Bank, driven by on-going demand for ‘good value’ claret.

Friday, March 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Sarment rolls out Bordeaux 2016 campaign

Fine wine merchant Sarment has launched its second annual ‘Bordeaux Campaign’, where members can buy a selection of vintage wines direct from France as an alternative to buying en primeur.

Thursday, March 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 extreme winery designs

There’s nothing quite like an architectural statement to generate press interest for wine producers, but some have gone much further than others when it comes to winery design…

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 1 Comment »

2012 Right Banks reign in Robinson scores

Wines from the Right Bank dominated the top places in Jancis Robinson MW’s latest report on the Bordeaux 2012 vintage, with one seeing gains on Liv-ex as a result.

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Chinese wine investor buys seventh estate

Hong Kong businessman Peter Kwok has bought his seventh château in Bordeaux – this time in partnership with French and Belgian investors.

Monday, March 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Yves Saint Laurent wine to be auctioned

A fantastic array of rare Champagne and claret belonging to Yves Saint Laurent’s partner, Pierre Bergé, is to be auctioned in Paris next week.

Friday, March 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Rest of the world gives way to Bordeaux

The ‘Rest of the World 50’ sub-index on the Liv-ex Fine Wine 1000 declined in February as Bordeaux continued to make (small) gains.

Friday, March 4th, 2016 No Comments »

American oak ‘not suited to Cabernet’

American oak “does not match” with Cabernet Sauvignon, according to Brad Grimes, winemaker at Napa’s Abreu Vineyards.

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 22 Comments »

Bordeaux Index rebrands to ‘BI’

Fine wine merchant Bordeaux Index has rebranded to the simpler ‘BI’ to better reflect its diverse range and expertise.

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

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