Pichon Baron, Gloria and Suduiraut released this morning as the 2013 en primeurs get off to a flying start.
The final day’s tasting of Bordeaux 2013, and a summary of how to handle the ensuing campaign.
Sales of Bordeaux wines in the UK have grown by 14.2% in volume and 18.6% in value, according to data compiled by market research firm IRI.
As the en primeur tastings begin to wind down, Château Gazin has released with a small drop of just a euro on its 2012 price.
How is the movement of the fine wine market like Felix Baumgartner’s leap from the edge of space? What goes up…
Our en primeur report crosses over to the Right Bank and tours the big names of Pomerol and Saint Emilion.
Liv-ex’s Fine Wine 100 index has fallen for the 12th consecutive month in March, an “unprecedented” milestone, while Pontet-Canet’s 2009 and 2010 vintages came “under fire”.
The first day of the communal tastings with the Union des Grands Crus gives a broader appreciation of the vintage on the Left Bank.
Our first report from the 2013 en primeurs spans St Estèphe to Margaux, with thoughts on Montrose, Pichon Lalande and Lafite among others.
Christine Valette-Pariente, co-owner of Château Troplong Mondot in Saint Emilion has died after losing her battle with cancer.
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