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View full post titled - 'Domaine de la Romanee-Conti acquires Corton vineyard for new white wine'

Domaine de la Romanee-Conti acquires Corton vineyard for new white wine

The estate will lease a parcel of Domaine Bonneau du Martray’s holdings from November.

Posted by Rachel England on 15 May 2018

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View full post titled - 'Extremely rare 1774 vin jaune on offer at Christie’s sale'

Extremely rare 1774 vin jaune on offer at Christie’s sale

The three bottles of wine are believed to be among the oldest in the world.

Posted by Rachel England on 11 May 2018

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View full post titled - 'South Africa’s harvest shrinks by 15%'

South Africa’s harvest shrinks by 15%

But authorities feel ‘very positive’ about the 2018 vintage

Posted by Rachel England on 10 May 2018

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View full post titled - 'Antonio Galloni crowns Right Bank as Bordeaux 2017 favourite'

Antonio Galloni crowns Right Bank as Bordeaux 2017 favourite

Seven of his top 10 picks come from the region.

Posted by Rachel England on 08 May 2018

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View full post titled - 'Chateau Figeac plans major winery expansion'

Chateau Figeac plans major winery expansion

The renovations will help the chateau keep pace with its rapid business growth.

Posted by Rachel England on 20 April 2018

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View full post titled - 'Bordeaux's future wines could be ‘unrecognisable’ due to climate change'

Bordeaux's future wines could be ‘unrecognisable’ due to climate change

Even a modest temperature increase could affect flavour, aging and alcohol levels.

Posted by Rachel England on 19 April 2018

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View full post titled - 'Court permits £10 wine to brandish the ‘Petrus’ title'

Court permits £10 wine to brandish the 'Petrus’ title

Chateau Petrus has been fighting the case for seven years.

Posted by Rachel England on 17 April 2018

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View full post titled - 'UGC head anticipates ‘sensible pricing’ at this year’s En Primeur'

UGC head anticipates ‘sensible pricing’ at this year’s En Primeur

The president of the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux says 2017 is an ‘approachable’ vintage.

Posted by Rachel England on 16 April 2018

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View full post titled - 'English winery adopts ‘En Primeur’ model'

English winery adopts ‘En Primeur’ model

Herbert Hall will offer its cuvees on allocation.

Posted by Rachel England on 12 April 2018

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