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Sunday 4 October 2015


Poor vintages force château sale

A Chinese buyer has acquired a Northern Médoc property from its French and Dutch owners who decided to sell following recent difficult vintages, especially this year when hail decimated its crop.

Monday, December 22nd, 2014 1 Comment »

Starck designs new ‘ship shaped’ winery

Renowned French designer Philippe Starck has collaborated with Château Les Carmes Haut-Brion in Bordeaux on a new winery project for the estate.

Friday, March 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Nobody does it better

A party for top hoteliers and restaurateurs provides a moment of marketing magic for Bordeaux wines.

Friday, December 13th, 2013 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Veronique Sanders

The general manager of Château Haut-Bailly in Pessac-Leognan on the luxury of free time, the beauty of Bordeaux and drinking Yquem with Cleopatra.

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Bordeaux can make serious rosé

Bordeaux has the ability to produce high-end rosés to rival those made in Provence, according to Jean Christophe Mau of Château Brown.

Monday, April 15th, 2013 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Jean-Christophe Mau

The owner and manager of Château Brown in Pessac-Léognan in Bordeaux on his admiration for his father, desire to be James Bond, and love of Yquem.

Monday, January 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Château Brown releases 2012 (honey) vintage

Château Brown has released the first batch of honey from hives installed near its vineyards in Pessac-Léognan.

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 1 Comment »

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