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Outstanding mature Cru Classé Bordeaux offer

We always stock a wide range of mature red Bordeaux wines from excellent vintages, but for the approaching festive season we would like to highlight a few great wines currently available – all are drinking now and from our own stock. Léoville-Barton, … Continue reading

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Cantemerle – The first shall be last and the last will be better than many

Added as an afterthought to the 1855 Medoc classification in 1856, today Cantemerle frequently exceeds the fifth growth status it was awarded at that time. A long-term Coe Vintners favourite, Cantemerle produced one of the best value wines of the … Continue reading

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2007 Bordeaux – drinking now

With a string of fine ageworthy Bordeaux vintages in the last decade, many might ignore this classic region for early drinking. However 2007 is a vintage for drinking, not investment. It was a year that produced elegant approachable wines for … Continue reading

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