Bordeaux 2005 - how the wines are allocated
30 May 2006 by JR
John Ritchotte, Phnom Penh, Cambodia: I followed some discussion on this issue earlier this month, but as a newcomer to the primeur market, I wonder whether you or others can shed some light on this. A couple of wines I am interested in ( Marquis d’Alesme Becker 2005 , Petite Eglise 2005 ) have been available for almost two weeks from certain dealers, but are still not available to others. The Becker appeared on the Berry Bros website some time ago, as did the Petite Eglise on Albany Vintners and ChateauOnline. One site I am using, 1855.com, indicates that it will have these wines, but that they are...

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