The Bordeaux 2012 En Primeur campaign has really kicked into gear this morning with the bold and somewhat early release of Mouton Rothschild at 240€. Early releases from London merchants see an opening price of £2800 IB per 12 which may well pave the way for an interesting 2012 campaign.
For those members that would like a comparison to where the current release sits in regard to available back vintages in the market place here is a comparison of what is currently available with Cavex live best offers for immediate sale highlighted in bold:
2012 – £2800
2011 – £3600
2010 – £6500
2009 – £6000
2008 – £3800 IB – 1 case available
2007 – £3050
2006 – £4150
2005 – £4450
2004 – £3150
2003 – £3350
2002 – £3200
2001 – £3000 IB – 5 cases available
2000 – £9600 IB – 1 case available
It may well suggest that Mouton may have got their price right and this release finds a market. Time will tell if other Chateaux follow their lead.
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