Tag Archives: Michel Laporte

• How Bordeaux Dupes Négociants and Even Mr. Parker

How Bordeaux Dupes Négociants and Even Mr. Parker

Bordeaux still operates under a culture of omertà, according to one of the region’s most respected producers. Speaking at a dinner in London organised by Bordeaux specialist merchant EFWines, Jean-Michel Laporte, director of Château La Conseillante in Pomerol, told the drinks business: “There are winemakers who are real liars in the region that haven’t been outed […]