Bordeaux estates Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande and Chateau Ducru-Beaucaillou released prices for 2013 wines in the past week, confirming growers’ resolve to hold close to 2012 levels amid low yields.
Harry Dean Canady will learn next month whether he’ll spend the rest of his life in prison for cheating taxpayers of more than $1 million and threatening to kill the U.S. agents who brought him to justice.
Even with the smallest grape harvest since 1991 in Bordeaux, France’s biggest wine-exporting region, producers of the most-prestigious bottles will see prices fall as buyers shift to cheaper alternatives.
Top Burgundies including Romanee- Conti and Henri Jayer are driving investment-grade wine prices at auction this year. Demand for rarities has combined with buyers seeking value in Bordeaux following a market slide.