Wine Spectator: Bordeaux Futures UpdateJune 5, 2019
The 2018 Bordeaux futures campaign has picked up speed, with a flurry of well-known estates releasing prices. And with the increased pace has come increased prices. A few weeks ago, wineries were raising prices for this year’s wines by small amounts. Now, the wines are being released at 12%, 27%, even 36% higher than the 2017 futures. Will consumers bite? Wine Spectator is tracking the futures campaign on its website.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.