Vignettes from Bordeaux
7 Apr 2014 by Richard Hemming
Before my main report on Bordeaux 2013, here are some titillations in the form of snippets of news, gossip and rumour, direct from the spittoon. Rumours abound of a new addition to the Ch Pichon Longueville (Baron)  range, but lips are remaining sealed until September. Talking of new wines, the Ch Lafleur team have a brand new (and rather delicious) white in 2013 called Les Champs Libres, made from 100% Sancerre-clone Sauvignon Blanc - look out for a tasting note on this in my main reports, from next week. In one of the week’s more surreal moments, Steven Spurrier told Bruno Borie of Ch Ducru-Beaucaillou that his...

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