Latour named best wine in the Liv-ex En Primeur Survey

By April 27, 2010Bordeaux, Regions

Each year Liv-ex surveys the international wine trade upon their return from tasting the new Bordeaux vintage. The survey is designed to track the consensus of opinion amongst the best professional tasters of young Bordeaux. Liv-ex’s membership numbers more than 285 of the world’s biggest buyers and sellers of fine wine.

In summary, as voted by the Liv-ex Membership:

  • Latour is the wine of the 2009 vintage. 
  • Calon Segur tops the “value for money” category.
  • Cos d'Estournel was the most disappointing wine.
  • The vintage scored 96 (out of 100) on average.
  • Release prices are expected to be up 120% on 2008 and 6% on 2005.
  • View the full results over on the Liv-ex website, or download them as a pdf