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Friday 9 October 2015

Fine Wine

Small rises for fine wine in April

Liv-ex’s fine wine indices saw small rises in April with Bordeaux seeing very small gains off-set, for once, by a slight lag in the performance of other regions.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Best value wines of Bordeaux 2014

A roundup of the wines expected to be the best value under £500-a-case this en primeur, according to the Liv-ex survey.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Thieves steal £100k of wine from BBR

Fine wine merchant Berry Bros & Rudd has had £100,000 worth of wine stolen from its Basingstoke warehouse after thieves cut through the wall.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 1 Comment »

Bordeaux 2014: Cos and Haut-Brion open the week

Saint Estèphe heavyweight, Cos d’Estournel, has emerged with a 3.7% premium on its 2013 price and first growth Haut-Brion matches Mouton.

Tuesday, May 5th, 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 »

Guado al Tasso: a story of self-confidence

Reviewing 25 years of Guado al Tasso, estate manager Renzo Cotarella explains how the success of Cabernet Franc in Bolgheri helped to move away from an early Australian-inspired style.

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 »

Top 10 Port releases for 2015

There used to be little sign of activity from the Port category outside an occasional vintage declaration, but in recent years that’s all changed.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 No Comments »

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