Jane Anson


Catherine Péré Vergé, one of Bordeaux’s most respected proprietors, has died aged 74.

Red Obsession

Making a compelling documentary on wine is not the easiest of tasks. In 2005 we had Mondovino, which grossed just over $200,000 in the US and $1.78 million worldwide, but…

Bordeaux 2010 Bettane

The head of France’s organic wine body has slammed wine critics Michel Bettane and Thierry Desseauve for an article that contained, in the organisation's view, a ‘fundamental misunderstanding’ of organic…

Calon Segur

Chateau Calon Ségur has a new director - Laurent Dufau, former managing director of négociant house Balande & Méneret.

Bordeaux 2012, Bordeaux En Primeur 2012, Bordeaux 2012 En Primeur Chateau Rieussec

Chateau Rieussec, the Sauternes estate owned by Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) has joined Chateau d’Yquem in announcing that it will not be making a 2012 vintage wine.

Bordeaux legendslegends

Decanter’s Bordeaux correspondent, Jane Anson, followed the five estates for a year, enjoying privileged access to compile the first ever book on their history and modus operandi. Here, she gives…

Chateau Bellefont Belcier

As reported on Decanter.com in September 2012, Saint Emilion's Chateau Bellefont-Belcier has now confirmed its sale to a Chinese company, bringing the total of Bordeaux vineland sold to Chinese investors…

Aymeric de Gironde

Aymeric de Gironde, international commercial director of AXA Millésimes, has been appointed general manager of Chateau Cos d’Estournel.