Sales of 2005 Bordeaux Are Sluggish

Mitch Frank
Issue: September 30, 2006

American wine drinkers are balking at the high prices for 2005 Bordeaux futures, despite the potentially classic quality of the vintage. More than a month after the first '05 futures went on sale, retailers across the country report that consumers are buying, but not in large amounts.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 30, 2006.

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