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Tuesday 29 July 2014

Fine Wine

Bordeaux 2013: weakest since 2007?

Half of the merchants in Liv-ex’s Bordeaux 2013 en primeur survey have voted the vintage the weakest out of 2007, 2008, 2011 and 2012 for the first growths in terms of quality.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Seely calls for balance in primeurs debate

Pichon Baron’s Christian Seely has hit out at a “concerted effort” to undermine the 2013 en primeur campaign, arguing that such a negative outlook is not only unjustified, but risks doing customers a disservice.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 2 Comments »

Wine Owners launches HK platform

Online fine wine exchange, Wine Owners, has launched a Hong Kong-specific version of its website.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2013: less negativity but worries persist

Merchants returning from Bordeaux are now less worried about the quality of the wines than the point of buying them if prices stay high.

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 1 Comment »

Fine Wine 1000 holds steady

Liv-ex’s Fine Wine 1000 index halted a five month decline in March with non-European and Champagne labels buoying up the market.

Monday, April 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2013: Pichon out of the traps

Pichon Baron, Gloria and Suduiraut released this morning as the 2013 en primeurs get off to a flying start.

Monday, April 7th, 2014 No Comments »

2013 primeurs: Graves and Château d’Yquem

The final day’s tasting of Bordeaux 2013, and a summary of how to handle the ensuing campaign.

Saturday, April 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2013: Gazin down €1

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.

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Fine wine vs gravity

How is the movement of the fine wine market like Felix Baumgartner’s leap from the edge of space? What goes up…

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

2013 primeurs: the Right Bank

Our en primeur report crosses over to the Right Bank and tours the big names of Pomerol and Saint Emilion.

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

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