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  Fine Wine 1000 holds steady
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Fine Wine 1000 holds steady

Liv-ex’s Fine Wine 1000 index halted a five month decline in March with non-European and Champagne labels buoying up the market. The index rose 0.1% in March, with Penfolds Grange 2004 seeing the greatest improvement with a 14% climb, Liv- […]

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  Bordeaux 2013: less negativity but worries persist
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Bordeaux 2013: less negativity but worries persist

Merchants returning from Bordeaux are now less worried about the quality of the wines than the point of buying them if prices stay high. Smith Haut-Lafitte the dry white may be one of the buys of the campaign After some initial trepidations […]

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  Wine Owners launches HK platform
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Wine Owners launches HK platform

Online fine wine exchange, Wine Owners, has launched a Hong Kong-specific version of its website. The new platform will allow, Wine Owners’ Hong Kong members to monitor and manage their portfolios in the local currency as well as seeing de […]

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  Seely calls for balance in primeurs debate
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Seely calls for balance in primeurs debate

Pichon Baron’s Christian Seely has hit out at a “concerted effort” to undermine the 2013 en primeur campaign, arguing that such a negative outlook is not only unjustified, but risks doing customers a disservice. “What I feel very str […]

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  Bordeaux 2013: weakest since 2007?
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Bordeaux 2013: weakest since 2007?

Half of the merchants in Liv-ex’s Bordeaux 2013 en primeur survey have voted the vintage the weakest out of 2007, 2008, 2011 and 2012 for the first growths in terms of quality. Margaux 2013 both loved and hated by the trade Fifty-one perce […]

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  Top 10 wines of Bordeaux 2013
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Top 10 wines of Bordeaux 2013

Liv-ex: the fine wine marketplace recently released the details of its Bordeaux 2013 survey where it canvassed merchants for their opinion of the vintage. The responses made fairly grim reading, with the year largely voted the weakest since […]

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  Bordeaux 2013: Beychevelle drops 6%
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Bordeaux 2013: Beychevelle drops 6%

Château Beychevelle and Château Du Tertre released prices for their 2013 wines this morning with small dips on 2012 while Montrose didnt budge. Saint Julien fourth growth Beychevelle released at €38.40 per bottle ex-négociant, a 6% drop […]

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  Top 10 most disappointing wines of Bordeaux 2013
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Top 10 most disappointing wines of Bordeaux 2013

Fine wine marketplace Liv-ex recently released the details of its Bordeaux 2013 survey where it canvassed merchants for their opinion of the vintage. The responses made fairly grim reading, with the year largely voted the weakest since 2007 […]

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  Bordeaux 2013: Lynch Bages and Rauzan-Ségla strike a chord
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Bordeaux 2013: Lynch Bages and Rauzan-Ségla strike a chord

Lynch Bages raised a glimmer of optimism among the trade when it released with a 17% price cut yesterday and Rauzan-Ségla has dropped below its 2008 release price this morning. Matching the cut made by fellow Pauillac property, Pichon Baron […]

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  Bordeaux 2013: Cos offers meagre drop
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Bordeaux 2013: Cos offers meagre drop

Saint-Estèphe second growth, Cos d’Estournel, has released with a meagre drop on its 2012 price of just 8.4% a level unlikely to find much praise among merchants. The 2013 vintage is therefore €81.50 per bottle ex-négociant, its 2008 v […]

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