Proving that good-value Bordeaux has no problem finding a buyer in the UK, a top-end blend from Canon-Fronsac sold out in just over 24 hours this week through one London merchant.
Ausone released the price for its 2013 vintage yesterday afternoon at the same level as Cheval Blanc, it should be the more attractive offer – but is it?
After a quiet day following the weekend, the en primeur campaign has come back to life this morning.
The prices of some 2010 Bordeaux have seen a slight increase since the release of Robert Parker’s scores – in particular 100-point winners such as Pontet-Canet.
Château Lafite may be worth €4 billion and Le Pin not far off €100m, according to a valuation of Bordeaux’s leading properties.
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