May 23, 2019

Quality & quantity

Having thoroughly refocused and rebranded for its 20th edition, Vinexpo Bordeaux 2019 has closed after a successful week. With 1,600 international exhibitors it remains the largest international wine and spirits trade show in France. There were more than 2,300 qualified Vinexpo Business appointments involving 65%…
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May 23, 2019

Buxy: robots, biodiversity and a classic Montagny

In this interview with Rémi Marlin,General Manager, Vignerons de Buxy, we see how sustainability and working within a union can help French wine businesses to grow Almost halfway between Dijon and Lyon, in the heart of La Grande Bourgogne, is a medieval commune called Buxy.…
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May 23, 2019

Eight of the best from Uruguay

Eight of Uruguay’s leading producers were sharing a combined stand at this year’s Vinexpo as they looked to both raise the profile of the country’s wines and gain wider distribution for their own wines. As well the chance to taste wines and meet the producers…
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May 23, 2019

Clos Apalta 2016 vintage previewed

The ultimate in premium Chilean wine was available to taste on Domaines Bournet Lapostolle’s stand with the release of the latest vintage of Clos Apalta, the multi-award winning Bordeaux blend from the Colchagua Valley. This iconic wine is one of a rare breed of Chilean…
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May 23, 2019

For Lionel Osmin, the real work starts now

Speaking to Vinexpo Daily, Lionel Osmin reflected on the Vinexpo week, and gave his assessment of the show. Honestly the results of Vinexpo Bordeaux 2019 have been positively surprising. Now that the calendar for wine shows is so busy, I frankly didn’t know what to…
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