Tag Archives: left bank

2010 Chateau Palmer Prices + Interview with Thomas Duroux

Chateau Palmer is the latest Bordeaux estate to release its prices today. Millesima recently talked with Thomas Duroux, General Manager about the 2010 vintage. [quote]What makes 2010 really remarkable is that we were able to produce wine with an incredible depth, with an incredible concentration, but keeping what makes Bordeaux so magic. Beautiful acidity. Beautiful freshness in terms of aromas. ... Read More »

2010 Ducru Beaucaillou Prices, New Label Design

Top Saint Julien chateau Ducru Beaucaillou surprised negociants and wine merchants yesterday by releasing its prices last night at 6PM Bordeaux time (7PM in London). Owned by the Borie family, who also run Grand-Puy-Lacoste and Haut-Batailley, this Second Growth wine was praised by critics as one of the best wines of the 2010 vintage. Some of its top scores include ... Read More »

2010 Chateau Margaux and Pavillon Rouge Prices Released

It’s a busy Monday morning in Bordeaux with the first of the five First Growths, Chateau Margaux, to release its 2010 Bordeaux futures prices. Liv-Ex ranks Chateau Margaux as the 3rd best wine of the vintage based on a compilation of critical opinion – Robert Parker (96-98), Jancis Robinson (19), Decanter (20), James Suckling (100) and Wine Spectator (96-99) – ... Read More »