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2007 En Primeur Update

The Bordeaux 2007 En Primeur campaign is finally starting to take shape and many of our recommended wines have now been released onto the market. The campaign started with the release of sweet wines from Sauternes which excelled in 2007...

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A sweet start to the 2007 En Primeur Campaign…

Over the last few days we have seen a number of releases from some of the finest estates in the Sauternes appellation who enjoyed an extremely successful vintage in 2007, possibly the best year here since 2001.  

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Three New Team Members at Pontet Canet

Ch Pontet Canet has been a rising star since 1994 under the management of Alfred Tesseron. He began practicing Draconian-like measures to extract the most potential from his top Pauillac property. This year he has now gone one step further...

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What's in the Glass??

Dinner at Brasserie de Noailles took on another dimension with Eugene, one of our highly charismatic Bordeaux negociant, when he decanted his strawberries and cream into his delicious glass of claret. It was an interesting combination! The following day we...

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Bordeaux 2007 – Early Impressions

Bordeaux 2007 Last week three of the Goedhuis team went to Bordeaux to taste through 2007 barrel samples for the upcoming en primeur offer. Three more of our team will be there next week. 2007 is a particularly controversial vintage...

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