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Bordeaux Market Shifts
Aug 25th 2017

Bordeaux Market Shifts

Bordeaux is like no other in the wine market. Every year around the last days of March and first few days of April, the wine press and buyers emerge excited to taste the new vintage. The custom has been to buy the wines en primeur (straight out of…

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Fonterutoli and the Mazzei Family
Aug 25th 2017

Fonterutoli and the Mazzei Family

Last year on my way back from Milan, I was taking a plane from Malpensa airport to London Gatwick. Standing in line at the economy airline counter I struck up a conversation with a guy as a result of my frustration at the stringent a…

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