Bordeaux 2013 - Moueix's dire predictions
24 Feb 2014 by Jancis Robinson
Now that people's thoughts are turning to the presentation of the 2013 vintage in Bordeaux at the beginning of April (see our plans for coverage explained), I thought it might be timely to pass on what Christian Moueix , the prominent right-bank wine producer and merchant, had to say about it in New York at the end of last October. He was there, inter alia, to present a vertical of his Napa Valley wine Dominus (from whose website this moody portrait was taken), complete with trenchant observations on the California wine scene on which I report in Dominus and what's wrong in Napa . But then, as the 2013 musts were fermenting, he...

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