French vineyards will be allowed under new rules to hold back more of their production each year to protect them in case harvests are damaged by extreme weather including storms
Over the past decade Chinese investors have conquered dozens of chateaux in Bordeaux, France’s famed wine-growing region. Some left after seeing their investments wither on the vine, but Peter Kwok,
Munich, Kyoto and Bordeaux have been named some of the most beautiful, pedestrian-friendly tourism destinations in a new list compiled by Booking.com.
At one end of the tasting room, Henri Lurton offered a glass of his Bordeaux estate’s Château Brane-Cantenac. It was velvety smooth, setting it apart from what we had tasted so far.
It looked like a setting for a romantic Valentine evening or a festive New Year’s Eve. That was what came to mind as we stepped onto the helipad of the Sofitel Philippine Plaza where a dinner was being hosted with Bordeaux’s Chateau Palmer wines.