The fact that over 100 Bordeaux châteaux are now in Chinese hands, begs the question – will they ever own a first growth?
Tesco is slashing the prices of first growth Bordeaux and other fine wines in a major sale starting tonight.
Château Margaux has recommenced this week’s primeurs by matching fellow first, Mouton’s, price drop of 10%.
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.
Bordeaux first growth Château Mouton Rothschild officially opened its new vat room during a gala dinner for 600 at the Pauillac estate this week.
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.
Graves-based first growth Château Haut-Brion has used the largest percentage of Merlot in its history with the 2012 vintage.
American neo-pop artist Jeff Koons has designed the 2010 label of Pauillac first growth Château Mouton Rothschild.
Domaine Clarence Dillon, owner of first growth Château Haut-Brion, has bought neighbouring Graves property Domaine Allary Haut-Brion.
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