Entre-Deux-Mers

Chinese tycoon to create ‘mini Versailles’ in Bordeaux

The second richest man in China, Jack Ma, plans to create a “mini Versailles” in Entre-Deux-Mers having acquired Bordeaux estate Château de Sours.

Bordeaux storm far worse than thought

The damage to vineyards in Bordeaux from a 10-minute hailstorm last Friday is now thought to be in the region of 20,000 hectares.

2013: the straw that broke the camel’s back?

The devastating hailstorms which hit Entre Deux Mers and other Bordeaux regions this summer may prove a breaking point for the many producers who are struggling to stay in business.

White grapes affected most by storm

Grapes destined for dry white wine were most affected by last week’s storm in Bordeaux, which will have a knock-on-effect of the pricing of the 2013 vintage.

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