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Friday 9 October 2015

Saint Emilion

C&B welcomes back St-Emilion ‘jewel’

UK fine wine merchant Corney & Barrow has announced it once again has the distribution rights to Saint Emilion classed growth, Clos Saint-Martin.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

A below the radar Cheval Blanc?

Is the 2006 Cheval Blanc a “dark horse” vintage for the Saint Emilion heavyweight?

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2014: Enter stage right

After a campaign dominated by Left Bank properties so far, this morning saw three notable Right Bank properties step onto the stage.

Monday, May 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Saint Emilion ‘A’s not on the same level?

A blind tasting of the Saint Emilion grands crus classés A across several vintages saw Angelus and Pavie lag behind fellow “A”s Cheval Blanc and Ausone, leading one critic to suggest they are “not on the same level”.

Thursday, March 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Saint-Emilion property sold to Vauthier

Alain Vauthier of Château Ausone has acquired Château La Clotte in Saint Emilion ending speculation as to which leading wine producer would do so.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Clos Fourtet bucks Bordeaux slump

Saint-Emilion estate, Clos Fourtet, has recorded one of the best performances so far this year of any Bordeaux property.

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 No Comments »

2013 primeurs: the Right Bank

Our en primeur report crosses over to the Right Bank and tours the big names of Pomerol and Saint Emilion.

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Obituary: Christine Valette-Pariente

Christine Valette-Pariente, co-owner of Château Troplong Mondot in Saint Emilion has died after losing her battle with cancer.

Monday, March 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Pavie and Angélus prices settle

After nearly a year and a half of continued increases, prices for Right Bank grand crus, Pavie and Angélus, have slowed.

Monday, March 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Author of ‘cruel’ St Emilion book sued

A journalist who wrote a book “exposing” the wine industry and lambasting Saint Emilion as “cruel” is facing legal action from Angélus’s owner, Hubert de Boüard.

Thursday, March 13th, 2014 1 Comment »

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