Chateau Angelus, a Saint-Emilion estate promoted to top status of Premier Grand Cru Classe A in 2012, cut output of its main wine by 40 percent to 45 percent in 2013 to protect a vintage it says is “easy drinking.”
Four cases of 2002 Chateau Leoville- Las Cases, a Bordeaux second-growth estate, sold for 940 pounds ($1,570) a case on Liv-ex in the past week, taking the vintage to its lowest in more than three years amid muted demand.
Pan Sutong proudly displays the 4.5-liter jeroboam of 1900 Chateau Latour he uncorked on Dec. 8 after his two thoroughbreds placed first and second in their respective races at the Hong Kong Jockey Club.
Twelve bottles of Chateau Haut- Brion 2009, a first-growth Bordeaux wine estate, sold for a record low 5,100 pounds ($8,410) on Liv-ex this month as demand for recent vintages from top estates remained weak.
Credit Suisse Group AG sees Ukraine falling into “sovereign limbo” as Crimea effectively becomes part of Russia, said Robert Parker, the Swiss bank’s senior adviser on investment, research and strategy.
BT Group Plc is being investigated by a U.K. data security regulator after a whistle-blower said the way it handled data when switching users to a new e-mail system may have exposed customer information.
A case of 2007 wine from Chateau Angelus, a Saint-Emilion estate promoted to the region’s top status of Premier Grand Cru Classe A in 2012, sold for 1,589 pounds ($2,640) on Liv-ex in the past week, a 10-month low.
Twelve bottles of 2008 Chateau Mouton Rothschild, a Medoc first-growth estate, sold for 2,822 pounds ($4,690) on Liv-ex in the past week, extending the vintage’s slide amid weakening demand for recent Bordeaux wines.
Thirty-six bottles of 2010 Chateau Lafite Rothschild, a Medoc first-growth wine, sold for 5,872 pounds ($9,790) a case this week, its lowest level for three months amid subdued demand for recent Bordeaux vintages.
A case of 1995 Chateau Mouton Rothschild, a Medoc first-growth wine estate, sold for 3,250 pounds ($5,400) on Liv-ex in the past week, consolidating an 18- month rally amid signs of demand for older Bordeaux vintages.