Chateau Latour’s owner expands Bordeaux holdings

Chateau LatourFrancois Pinault, owner of dynamic the left bank Château Latour, has acquired a stake in Baronne Guichard, which owns three estates across Pomerol and St Emilion. It is possible that these new estates will now begin to practice the same organic and biodynamic winemaking techniques implemented by Latour. Coming on the back of Latour’s announcement to leave the en primeur system, could this be a sign of an expansion strategy? Click here for the full article:

http://www.decanter.com/news/wine-news/584894/latour-owner-invests-in-pomerol-st-emilion-estates