Posts Tagged ‘ Bordeaux ’

Free travel apps for Bordeaux wine fans

Jul 3rd, 2012 | By
Free travel apps for Bordeaux wine fans

Bordeaux Wine Trip is a new free app for smartphones and tablets with travel information for the Bordeaux wine region in France. The app is available in English, French and Chinese. With the help of  geolocalization or by choosing a specific theme (wine bars, castles, wine initiations, …) this app helps the visitor to better orient themselves in Bordeaux. The component SmartBordeaux helps Bordeaux wine lovers to identify wines and obtain information about the Bordeaux wine region. The apps can be downloaded in the app stores […]



Chateau Latour sells only bottled wines form 2012 onwards

Apr 16th, 2012 | By
Chateau Latour sells only bottled wines form 2012 onwards

Chateau Latour, the famous first growth, told wine merchants today in Bordeaux that 2011 will be the last vintage it sells as futures, or en primeur. […]



2009 Château Fleur Cardinale

Mar 23rd, 2012 | By
2009 Château Fleur Cardinale

2009 Château Fleur Cardinale – France, Bordeaux, Libournais, St. Émilion Grand Cru (3/9/2012) Bordeaux made in Chateauneuf or Napa Valley? Well, it’s mostly Merlot, so […]



Belgium third largest market for Bordeaux

Oct 11th, 2011 | By
Belgium third largest market for Bordeaux

Belgium is the third largest importer of Bordeaux wines in the world by volume, after China and Germany. According to figures from the Conseil Interprofessionnel […]



Bordeaux primeur 2010 falls flat due to high prices

Jun 21st, 2011 | By
Bordeaux primeur 2010 falls flat due to high prices

It might have been described as “the vintage of the decade” by French châteaux producers, but the 2010 Bordeaux campaign has fallen flat as wine […]



Chinese artist designs 2008 Mouton Rothschild label

Nov 30th, 2010 | By
Chinese artist designs 2008 Mouton Rothschild label

The label of Château Mouton Rothschild 2008 has been designed by Chinese artist Xu Lei. Since 1945, Mouton Rothschild each year selects another artist to […]



Bordeaux-prices go through the roof

Jun 22nd, 2010 | By
Bordeaux-prices go through the roof

It seems that we can write this article every year during the “en primeur” campaign in Bordeaux. But 2009 “en primeur” prices for Bordeaux wines […]



2007 Château Smith Haut Lafitte Blanc

Jun 11th, 2010 | By

2007 Château Smith Haut Lafitte Blanc – France, Bordeaux, Graves, Pessac-Léognan (6/2/2010) Excellent balance, depth and persistence. Recognizable SHL style, and clearly from a great […]



DIY winery Crushpad opens Bordeaux facility

Apr 22nd, 2010 | By
DIY winery Crushpad opens Bordeaux facility

The California D-I-Y winery Crushpad takes its concept to Bordeaux. In 2004, Crushpad started in San Francisco with a fully equipped winery where wine hobbyists […]



Bordeaux 2009: Sylvie Cazes

Mar 31st, 2010 | By

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