Crus Classés de Graves wine auction for Paris victims

Crus Classés de Graves wine auction for Paris victims Read more at http://www.decanter.com/wine-news/crus-classes-de-graves-wine-auction-for-paris-victims-283752/#HQ9O4TlMs3chgkdL.99 All 14 member châteaux of the Crus Classés de Graves are to auction off double magnums of their wines via iDealwine, with proceeds going to a fund for the victims and families of the 13 November Paris terror attacks. The Graves wine…

Castel sells Bordeaux château to China’s Changyu

Castel sells Bordeaux château to China’s Changyu Read more at http://www.decanter.com/wine-news/castel-sells-bordeaux-chateau-to-chinas-changyu-284212/#Fw7egOo6Oq3srEkX.99 Castel, France’s largest wine family, has sold one of its 22 Bordeaux wine châteaux to Chinese wine giant Changyu. In a second, unrelated deal, Château de La Dauphine in Fronsac has been bought by the Labrune family. Castel sells Bordeaux château Changyu Group has…

Global wine stars join Decanter for Shanghai Fine Wine Encounter

Global wine stars join Decanter for Shanghai Fine Wine Encounter Read more at http://www.decanter.com/wine-news/global-wine-stars-join-decanter-for-shanghai-fine-wine-encounter-283778/#fOM1zxPvKfTYJ0D0.99   China’s wine lovers were out in force at the Decanter Shanghai Fine Wine Encounter over the weekend, tasting an array of top vintages from some of the world’s best producers in glamorous surroundings. Read our full report of the day…

Château Lafite Rothschild technical director Charles Chevallier to step down

Château Lafite Rothschild technical director Charles Chevallier to step down Read more at http://www.decanter.com/wine-news/chateau-lafite-rothschild-technical-director-charles-chevallier-to-step-down-283706/#xU8qFKMMEXWRzVT3.99 Charles Chevallier is to step back from his position as technical director at Château Lafite Rothschild, moving into a new advisory role and to be replaced in his current job by Eric Kohler, the Bordeaux first growth estate has announced.  …