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Saturday 23 May 2015

Bordeaux

Charity claret: BBR collaborates with aid organisation

In partnership with Jancis Robinson and Eris Boissenot, BBR has created a Bordeaux blend from which profits will benefit Room to Read, a global education initiative.

Monday, May 4th, 2015 No Comments »

It’s 2011 Bordeaux that’s the “big problem”

While Bordeaux begins to release the 2014s, one négociant warns that he needs to sell the 2011s before he even considers buying the latest vintage.

Friday, May 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2014: Martin unveils his notes

Neal Martin has unveiled his first set of futures notes on Bordeaux for The Wine Advocate since taking over from Robert Parker as the lead reviewer of en primeur.

Friday, May 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Haut-Brion tops Parker’s 2012 scores

Robert Parker has released his in-bottle scores for the 2012 vintage and noted that despite his initial misgivings about the price and hit-and-miss wine quality, there are “cherries to be plucked”.

Friday, May 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Angelus begins right bank releases

Angelus has kicked-off the Right Bank releases this morning by announcing its 2014 price with a 9% premium on 2013.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Five sartorial stereotypes in Bordeaux

It’s sometimes said that en primeur barrel samples are dressed up for the press, but it’s really the chateaux-owners that are making the effort to impress.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Mouton 2014: “a true opening price”

Bordeaux first growth Château Mouton-Rothschild has released its 2014 this morning at a lower price than any physical vintage on the market.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

PX tastings, Malbec World Day, Châteauneuf-du-Pape and an audience with Allen Meadows – it’s all go for the db HK team in the last week.

Tuesday, April 21st, 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 »

Acker auction sets 50 world records

Acker Merrall & Condit’s Connoisseurs’ Club sale saw more than 50 new world records set last week, of which nearly 40 were from Burgundy.

Monday, April 20th, 2015 No Comments »

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