Bordeaux 2013

Up to the minute coverage of the Bordeaux 2013 en primeur & futures campaign. All the scores, all the release prices and all the action from the barrel tastings in Bordeaux.


2013 vintage guide for Bordeaux

Weather Conditions No respite for the growers after two difficult vintages. There were plenty of challenges right from the start in this vintage – uneven and late flowering following a…

Floods Bordeaux

Bordeaux 2013: Weathering the storm

The key to finding quality in Bordeaux 2013 lies in understanding the weather says Bordeaux resident John Salvi MW, who argues that global warming is going to force producers to…

En Primeur 2013

Why Bordeaux 2013 matters: Jeannie Cho Lee MW

Don't be too hard on the Bordeaux 2013 vintage, says Jeannie Cho Lee MW, who argues winemakers have rediscovered a long forgotten balance between light tannins and acidity that offers…

En Primeur 2013,

Bordeaux 2013: The Decanter verdict

Forget about buying Bordeaux 2013 en primeur, says Decanter consultant editor Steven Spurrier, but our experts say there will still be plenty of wines to enjoy in this 'drinking vintage'…