Bordeaux news

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‘Everyday Bordeaux’: Are sommeliers ready for it?

Exclusive and expensive vs everyday and cheap.

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Exel Wines adds Bordeaux producer Château Castera to its portfolio

Leading Scottish merchant Exel Wines is now distributing Bordeaux producer Castera, a Médoc château located in the town of Saint Germain d’Esteuil, no

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Chateaux Margaux's Thibault Pontallier on ageing, Cabernet and terroir

The Chateau Margaux seminar and tasting at Imbibe Live sold out in, like, a millisecond.

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Top wine producers go for secondary grape varieties for affordable quality

At this year's Sommelier Wine Awards (SWA), Christine Parkinson, Hakkasan's group head of wine and the competition's head of judging, noticed a trend

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‘Bordeaux have sold their souls’: Graves maverick Loïc Pasquet lets rip

According to Loïc Pasquet, whose Liber Pater Bordeaux wines sell for thousands of euros a bottle, the left bank of the Médoc has it all wrong.There sh

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Vintage harvest 2017: France hopes quality will offset smallest crop since WW2

This year's late spring front brought a crushing blow to French vineyards. Find out more in the opening round of Imbibe's northern hemisphere vintage

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 O&D named as UK importer for seven Bordeaux Petit Châteaux

Championing the smaller producer, Original & Distinctive has bagged the UK distribution rights of seven Bordeaux Petit Châteaux.The seven wines will j

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Giving us butterflies – Vins de Bordeaux announces summer pop-up

Bordeaux fans can rejoice, as Vins de Bordeaux is bringing a pop-up wine bar to Broadgate this summer, and its arrival is just around the corner.The B

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‘Bordeaux have sold their souls’: Graves maverick Loïc Pasquet lets rip

According to Loïc Pasquet, whose Liber Pater Bordeaux wines sell for thousands of euros a bottle, the left bank of the Médoc has it all wrong.There sh

Wine

Vintage harvest 2017: France hopes quality will offset smallest crop since WW2

This year's late spring front brought a crushing blow to French vineyards. Find out more in the opening round of Imbibe's northern hemisphere vintage

Wine

 O&D named as UK importer for seven Bordeaux Petit Châteaux

Championing the smaller producer, Original & Distinctive has bagged the UK distribution rights of seven Bordeaux Petit Châteaux.The seven wines will j

Wine

Giving us butterflies – Vins de Bordeaux announces summer pop-up

Bordeaux fans can rejoice, as Vins de Bordeaux is bringing a pop-up wine bar to Broadgate this summer, and its arrival is just around the corner.The B

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 ‘Promoting Bordeaux whites is our biggest challenge’, CIVB says

Promoting white wines in key markets such as the UK is the biggest marketing challenge Bordeaux producers face, the region’s CIVB has said.Speaking at

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Cru Bourgeois overhauls classification system

The Cru Bourgeois du Médoc classification, in place since 2010, is set to change significantly by 2020.

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 ‘Promoting Bordeaux whites is our biggest challenge’, CIVB says

Promoting white wines in key markets such as the UK is the biggest marketing challenge Bordeaux producers face, the region’s CIVB has said.Speaking at

Wine

Cru Bourgeois overhauls classification system

The Cru Bourgeois du Médoc classification, in place since 2010, is set to change significantly by 2020.