First Growths

The fake, the fraudulent and the lookalikes at Chengdu Wine Fair

Ever heard about Petrus' second label or Château Cheval Blanc's commemorative 'Clos du Cheval Blanc'? You shouldn't have because neither exists, but that did not stop them from making an appearance at the Chengdu Wine Fair.

Bordeaux 2015: the new normal?

With the dust settled on this year's primeurs it is clear that much has changed in the way these campaigns are now approached and that their overall importance, especially to the châteaux, has been greatly diminished.

Fine wine investment: picks for 2017

Which fine wines might be poised to go up a gear in 2017 and reward the canny investor? There are plenty of picks in Bordeaux, California and Italy still.

2015 first growths – the offer you can refuse

Normally a mainstay of any en primeur campaign with pricing judged to be fair, the first growths stumbled this year.

Bargain first growths

April 27th, 2016

Fine wine in focus: 2006 Bordeaux

February 23rd, 2016

A case of déjà vu at Liv-ex?

December 10th, 2014

Liv-ex: Haut Brion on the rise

November 26th, 2014

First growths see trade boost

October 21st, 2014

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