Futures 2016

Futures 2016 – Release of the day 11/05/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

The Futures of the 2016 campaign are available, today we have a release from the Pauillac appellation with Chateau Clerc Milon:  Chateau Clerc Milon – Pauillac Chateau Clerc Milon is a property located in the Pauillac appellation. The 5th Classified Growth owes its name to the Clerc family, who acquired the chateau in 1789. “Milon” is a reference to the hamlet that it ... Read More »

Futures 2016 – Releases of the day 10/05/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

The Futures of the 2016 campaign are available, this week we have releases from the Margaux, Pessac-Leognan and Saint-Estephe appellations:  Alter Ego de Palmer – Margaux A wine from Chateau Palmer, Alter Ego is produced in the Margaux appellation. The property covers 66 hectares, and is dedicated to mostly red wine grape varieties: Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot. The vineyard is ... Read More »

Futures 2016 – Releases of the day 09/05/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

The Futures of the 2016 campaign are available, this week we have releases from the Saint-Julien & Margaux appellation:  Chateau Branaire-Ducru – Saint-Julien Chateau Branaire-Ducru owes its name to Jean-Baptiste Braneyre, who purchased the domain in 1680. The Classified 4th Growth belongs to Patrick Maroteaux, who has owned the property since 1988. Patrick strives to produce exceptional wines by manipulating the ... Read More »

Futures 2016 – Releases of the day 05/05/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

The Futures of the 2016 campaign are available, this week we have a release from the Pauillac appellation:  Chateau Batailley – Pauillac Classified 5th growth, Chateau Batailley’s history is linked to the 100 years’ war. The origin of Batailley, French for battle, is a reference to the recapturing of Chateau Latour by the French against the English in 1453. It was ... Read More »

Futures 2016 – Releases of the day 04/05/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

Futures 2016 : Releases of the day The 2016 vintage in a few words: In spite of inconsistent weather conditions, the Bordeaux 2016 vintage looks like a very large and generous vintage in volume. The vintage is characterized by a homogeneous flowering, good fertilisation, water deficits during the summer, and ample amounts of sunlight. The final maturation of the grapes occurred under a ... Read More »

Futures 2016 – Releases of the day 03/05/2017

Releases of the day May 12th 2017

Futures 2016 : Releases of the day The 2016 vintage in a few words: In spite of inconsistent weather conditions, the Bordeaux 2016 vintage looks like a very large and generous vintage in volume. The vintage is characterized by a homogeneous flowering, good fertilisation, water deficits during the summer, and ample amounts of sunlight. The final maturation of the grapes occurred under a ... Read More »

Futures 2016 – Releases of the day 27/04/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

Futures 2016 : Releases of the day The 2016 vintage in a few words: In spite of inconsistent weather conditions, the Bordeaux 2016 vintage looks like a very large and generous vintage in volume. The vintage is characterized by a homogeneous flowering, good fertilisation, water deficits during the summer, and ample amounts of sunlight. The final maturation of the grapes occurred under a ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Chateau Cos d’Estournel : A fascinating 2016

Cos d’Estournel is a 2nd Classified Growth in the Saint-Estephe appellation. Its strong cultural and architectural ties to India are hard to miss. Louis Gaspard d’Estournel created a legendary domain which still creates timeless, elegant wines today. The Maharaja of Saint-Estephe In 1791, 29 year old Louis Gaspard d’Estournel inherited 14 hectares of grape vines nears the Cos, a village ... Read More »

Futures 2016 – Releases of 19/04/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

Futures 2016 : Releases of the day The 2016 vintage in a few words: In spite of inconsistent weather conditions, the Bordeaux 2016 vintage looks like a very large and generous vintage in volume. The vintage is characterized by a homogeneous flowering, good fertilisation, water deficits during the summer, and ample amounts of sunlight. The final maturation of the grapes occurred under a ... Read More »

Wine Futures/Primeurs Alerts – Be one of the first to receive notifications about 2016 releases

Wine Futures Alerts 2016 – Don’t miss out! Our 6th edition of Wine Futures/En Primeur Alerts will give you access to the highly anticipated 2016 vintage. The 2015 vintage experienced very mild weather, these ideal weather conditions allowed the wines to reach optimal maturity. The 2016 vintage is rumoured to be better than those of 2009 and 2010. In terms of balance ... Read More »