Wednesday, March 29, 2006

Quinault Starts Up 2005 BX Futures Campaign

Alain Raynaud's modern take on St.-Emilion, Quinault l'Enclos, is the first to release an offer for the 2005 en primeur. Its U.S. agent, Wine Source Selections, quotes an opening price of E26.00/bottle ex-cellars France.

Raynaud claims that "this is the best Quinault that I have ever made." A bold statement considering that the last five vintages have been stellar.

Wednesday, March 1, 2006

IPNC Tickets Go On Sale Today

IPNC is celebrating its 20th year and tickets for the annual Pinot Noir fest go on sale today. July 28-30 is the schedule for the events. This year’s master of ceremonies is the acclaimed Burgundy writer, Remington Norman. Contact IPNC for registration details.