Anson: Bordeaux 2014 wines re-tasted

Anson: Bordeaux 2014 wines re-tasted Jane Anson goes back to the Bordeaux 2014 wines to see how they’re developing in the bottle, with a focus on the Left Bank. Below, she picks 10 of her favourites from a recent tasting and talks about how the vintage has shaped up since the en primeur campaign two…

Liv-ex 1000 increases 0.6% in February

Liv-ex 1000 increases 0.6% in February The Liv-ex 1000 Index – the broadest measure of the fine wine market – closed February 2017 at another new high of 303.15. This is an increase of 0.6% on January’s close of 301.24 – the previous all-time high of the index. It has now reached record highs for…

Anson: What to look for in Bordeaux 2016

Anson: What to look for in Bordeaux 2016 Jane Anson looks at what’s new and highlights some things to look out for during Bordeaux 2016 en primeur season, including yields and how much of the harvest is considered good enough for ‘first wines’. Okay, so this might be a little bit of background research for…

Liv-ex 100 gains 0.4% in February

Liv-ex 100 gains 0.4% in February The Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 Index closed February on 302.26, up 0.4% on the previous month. The index has now risen for an unprecedented fifteen months and is up 24% year-on-year. It is now at its highest point since October 2011, when it closed at 308.03. The top two…