En Primeur blog

Suduiraut, Beychevelle and Rieussec make their 2017 releases
Prices are largely equal to last year’s.
Posted on: 16th May 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur
Tagged: Suduiraut Beychevelle Rieussec En Primeur 2017 release vintage critic scores
Lafleur 2017 released
It’s one of the few 2017s so far to come with a price increase.
Posted on: 9th May 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur
Tagged: Lafleur 2017 Bordeaux Right Bank Liv-ex release price Neal Martin
Batailley, Pape Clement and Langoa Barton among latest 2017 releases
All of this week’s major releases are down on 2016 price points.
Posted on: 4th May 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur
Tagged: En Primeur 2017 release price 2016 Batailley Pape Clement Langoa Barton Branaire Ducru La Lagune
Neal Martin reveals Bordeaux 2017 scores
There weren’t any perfect 100-pointers from this critic.
Posted on: 3rd May 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Making,
Tagged: Neal Martin 2017 Bordeaux En Primeur scores critic pricing report
Sotheby’s to host ‘benchmark’ Bordeaux sale
Expect blue chip claret and large format bottles.
Posted on: 1st May 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Auction results, Bordeaux en Primeur,
Tagged: Bordeaux London sale 1982 auction Lafite Latour Mouton Rothschild Margaux Petrus Cheval Blanc.
Jane Anson delivers verdict on Bordeaux 2017
The critic says there are some “clear pockets of gold”.
Posted on: 27th April 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Closer Look, Tasting Notes,
Tagged: Jane Anson critic scores En Primeur 2017 Bordeaux Margaux Lafite Haut Brion Blanc
Haut Batailley 2017 priced above all other recent vintages
Does the release price reflect the estate’s future plans?
Posted on: 25th April 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Haut Batailley 2017 vintage En Primeur release price estate vintage Liv-ex
Alter Ego Palmer, Coutet and Valandraud 2017 released
A burst of new releases has set the En Primeur campaign in motion.
Posted on: 24th April 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur
Tagged: Alter Ego Palmer Coutet Valandraud 2017 Bordeaux En Primeur value growth critic scores
‘Stand out’ Palmer 2017 released
The latest vintage is down 20% on the 2016 release price.
Posted on: 23rd April 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Closer Look, Wine Market News,
Tagged: Palmer 2017 En Primeur release vintage 2016 market critic scores