The top 10 most disappointing wines of the Bordeaux 2013 vintage as chosen by the trade for Liv-ex’s survey.
The top wines of the Bordeaux 2013 vintage as chosen by the trade for Liv-ex’s survey.
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.
The first day of the communal tastings with the Union des Grands Crus gives a broader appreciation of the vintage on the Left Bank.
Our first report from the 2013 en primeurs spans St Estèphe to Margaux, with thoughts on Montrose, Pichon Lalande and Lafite among others.
One of the Thienpont brothers has sold his two Médoc properties, including one in Margaux, to a Chinese state-owned energy firm.
The UK government bought nearly four times as much Champagne last year compared to 2012, documents have revealed.
Domaine de la Romanée-Conti was the most valuable fine wine sold by Sotheby’s in 2013.
Christie’s is to increase the number of its online only wine auctions in a drive to attract a younger audience of bidders.
The 2005 vintage of Haut-Brion has dipped below £5,000 a case on Liv-ex, further strengthening the index’s claim it offers the best value of the first growths.
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