Liv-Ex 50 Ends 2019 Down 4.3%

The Liv-ex Fine Wine 50 Index of the Bordeaux Left-Bank First-Growth wines ended 2019 down 4.3%, a greater decline than the broader Liv-ex Bordeaux 500 Index and also the Liv-ex Fine Wine 100, which includes wines from other regions, both of which fell 3.0%, according to Liv-ex’s January market report. The Liv-ex Fine Wine 1000Continue reading “Liv-Ex 50 Ends 2019 Down 4.3%”

Burgundy Share of Liv-ex Trade Up Ahead of Tastings

Burgundy accounted for 16.6% of Liv-ex trade in the week to Jan. 9, up from 14.0% the previous week, as the focus of the fine wine world turned towards this month’s trade tastings of the 2018 vintage from the region, according to Liv-ex’s Talking Trade report. Italian wines also gained in market share, more thanContinue reading “Burgundy Share of Liv-ex Trade Up Ahead of Tastings”

Bordeaux 2019 Vintage

Chateau Quintus, the Saint Emilion Wine estate developed by Domaine Clarence Dillon, expects its 2019 wines to show great homogeneity and overall good quality following an exceptionally hot summer and particularly warm September, according to Estate Manager Francois Capdemourlin. After a cold spring, when burners had to be lit in the vineyard to ward offContinue reading “Bordeaux 2019 Vintage”