The 2016 Bordeaux wine holds promise for excellent quality. It will be accompanied by increased prices, especially for British wine lovers who also have to adjust to a decrease in the value of the pound due to Brexit. Winemakers in France attribute the improvement over recent years to a unique combination of weather factors, including a lengthy warm period in late summer. Estates such as Chateau Angelus decided to be selective in their bottling, and note that the tannins in this year’s wine are especially luxurious.
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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