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Fine wine shop Le Clos in Dubai International Airport has put a Balthazar of Château Margaux on sale for £122,000, making it the most expensive bottle of wine ever to be retailed.
Warwick Ross, producer of new wine documentary Red Obsession, has revealed how reluctant many of the Bordeaux first growths were to be interviewed for the project.
A Las Vegas man has announced he is trying to sell some of his fine wine collection in order to raise funds to play in World Series of Poker events this summer.
Bordeaux first growth Château Margaux is experimenting with the “voodoo” of biodynamics, according its managing director Paul Pontallier.
Bordeaux first growth Châteaux Margaux is to release a third wine onto the market this year.
Despite its 2012 vintage keeping a relatively low profile so far, Bordeaux producers are reporting good results and strong international interest in the run up to next week’s en primeur tastings.
New Zealand wine pioneer Brent Marris on his admiration for Bart Simpson, fear of celery, and treasured Maserati Quattroporte.
Francis Ford Coppola has released the first wine bearing the Inglenook label since the Napa Valley estate was broken up in 1964.
Château Margaux may convert to organic farming for its first growth parcels following viticultural experiments over the last five years.
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