First-Growths at Auction Not Necessarily First

Investing in "other" Bordeaux may be second to none
Peter D. Meltzer
Issue: June 30, 2005

The first-growths of Bordeaux don't always finish first at auction. While they are the undeniable stars of the 1855 Classification, they've often placed second to other Bordeaux châteaus in terms of their relative appreciation, according to Wine Spectator Auction Index data.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 30, 2005.

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