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Wine Spectator: Belgian Businessman Purchases Château Phélan Ségur

One of Bordeaux’s most promising properties is acquiring a new owner with deep pockets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 6, 2017

News Briefs for August 29, 2017

•The Australian federal government has committed A$50 million ($38m) to stimulating Australian wine exports over the next three years, with the U.S. and China as its main targets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 29, 2017

Millésima’s Futures Business Helps Lead Bordeaux’s Resurgence In The U.S. Market

While the Bordeaux futures trade historically has been aimed at retailers, New York-based negoçiant and merchant Millésima USA has seen substantial growth in direct-to-consumer futures since entering the U.S. market in 2009. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 21, 2017

Côtes de Bordeaux Emerges As Entry Point For Bordeaux Drinkers In The U.S. Market

After years of difficulty, Bordeaux wines are back on the rise in the U.S. market—increasing 6% to 2.1 million cases in 2016, according to Impact Databank—and accessibly-priced offerings retailing from $10-$20 a bottle are making inroads as an entryway to the prestigious French category for younger consumers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 7, 2017

News Briefs for May 22, 2017

•With Bordeaux’s 2016 en primeur campaign underway, some big names started to hit the marketplace with futures prices late last week. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 22, 2017

Famed In Bordeaux, Gonzague And Claire Lurton Aim To Make Name In Sonoma

Gonzague and Claire Lurton are very well-known figures in Bordeaux. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 15, 2017

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