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En Primeur

August 4, 2009

The en primeur debate

Back in May we outlined our suggestions for reforming the Bordeaux en primeur system to improve transparency and provide greater…

May 21, 2009

We have a winner

With all the major chateaux having released (bar Petrus and Lafleur) we can now see how accurate the respondents to…

May 18, 2009

Reforming en primeur

In the May edition of our Fine Wine Market Report, as a follow up to an excellent piece by John…

May 8, 2009

2008 Bordeaux Most Traded

With the 2008 Bordeaux en primeur campaign now moving into its final weeks, we thought it was time to see…

April 21, 2009

Liv-ex En Primeur Survey results

Each year Liv-ex surveys the international wine trade upon their return from tasting the new Bordeaux vintage. The survey is…

December 16, 2008

No en primeur in 2009?

That's the possibility according to Decanter.com. Jean-François Moueix, owner of top Pomerol estate Petrus, is quoted as saying: "If négociant…

June 23, 2008

And the winnner is…

With the 2007 Bordeaux vintage now fully released (see here for a selection of the prices and scores) it is…

May 28, 2008

07 prices trickle out…

As the 2007 Bordeaux en primeur prices trickle out, it is fast becoming clear that the 15% drop in ex-negociant…