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November 12, 2010

Neal Martin on Left Bank 08

Several weeks following the Union de Grand Cru wine tasting in London, Neal Martin has released his in-bottle scores and…

October 26, 2010

Lucky Lafite 2008

As fervent buying from the Far East continues to push Lafite prices to new highs, the chateau, it seems, is determined to meet…

July 9, 2010

Bordeaux 2009 most traded

The 2009 en primeur campaign has finally drawn to a close, with many merchants having reported record levels of sales this year…

June 30, 2010

Beyond 2009

The buzz of late En Primeur releases has been reduced to little more than a hum this week, with 2009 trade now…

June 28, 2010

We have a winner…

Following the release of Ausone this morning –  €960 per bottle ex-negociant, up 60% on 2005 (€600 p/b) – the…

June 25, 2010

Nearing the end

After two weeks of fervent activity, the campaign is slowly winding down. Bar Ausone, all of the biggest names have…

June 23, 2010

The latest from Bordeaux…

This morning saw another rush of new releases, including Pichon Lalande (€126 p/b ex-negociant) Pavie (€196 p/b ex-negociant) and the…

June 22, 2010

Only one remains

It seems we are fast approaching the zenith of this year’s campaign, with all but a smattering of left banks…

June 18, 2010

Bordeaux 2009: out they come…

After months of waiting, this week saw the 2009 En Primeur campaign finally catch fire. Thursday was undoubtedly the most…