En Primeur blog

Top performers outside the Bordeaux 500
Several labels have seen dramatic rises.
Posted on: 18th October 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Bordeaux 500 Index risers Canon Carmes Haut Brion Alter Ego Palmer Pavie Decesse Armailhac Liv-ex
‘Never seen before’ alcohol levels in Bordeaux 2018
But winemakers say fresh fruit and acidity achieves ‘the Bordeaux balance’.
Posted on: 17th October 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Making,
Tagged: Decanter Bordeaux alcohol levels Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot harvest winemaking 2018 vintage
Demand for Bordeaux remains robust despite trade share decline
Physical sales are helping keep the region going strong.
Posted on: 28th August 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Bordeaux trade share market First Growths physical En Primeur demand
Liv-ex reveals wines to watch this September
The platform shares its top picks from La Place de Bordeaux’s non-Bordeaux offerings.
Posted on: 23rd August 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Liv-ex La Place de Bordeaux wine releases Opus One Masseto Almaviva Solaia Beaucastel Hommage J Perrin James Suckling
Merchants overestimated Bordeaux 2017 release prices by 17%
Release prices were lower than expected for the majority of merchants surveyed.
Posted on: 5th July 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: merchant release price 2017 Bordeaux campaign prediction Liv-ex Mission Haut Brion Pavie
Liv-ex 100 gains a solid 1.1% in June
The market seems unfazed by a lacklustre En Primeur campaign.
Posted on: 3rd July 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Closer Look, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Liv-ex June En Primeur gains 2009 Sassicaia Petrus DRC Latour Ducru Beaucaillou Richebourg
Liv-ex calls Bordeaux 2017 campaign a ‘risky strategy’
Both volume and value dropped significantly this year.
Posted on: 29th June 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Bordeaux 2017 En Primeur campaign sales volume value First Growths Liv-ex report chateaux market
En Primeur sales ‘half of what was achieved last year’
Merchants say the latest Bordeaux campaign represents a missed opportunity.
Posted on: 27th June 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: En Primeur 2017 Bordeaux campaign industry Liv-ex sales volume value
Vieux Chateau Certan, Cheval Blanc and Eglise Clinet make 2017 releases
Three top names arrive late to the Bordeaux 2017 party.
Posted on: 20th June 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur
Tagged: Bordeaux 2017 Cheval Blanc Eglise Clinet Vieux Chateau Certan release price Liv-ex value