Wine from Brane-Cantenac, Bordeaux, France

Brane-Cantenac Raises 23,300 Euros for Charity

A very happy 23,300 Euro win for a special charity created by Henri Lurton, owner of the 2nd Growth Brane-Cantenac. Well known for his “Brane Seen Through the Eyes and… More »


April is just one short month away, and I am super excited to visit Chateau Brane-Cantenac and not just taste the new vintage during En Primeur, but also also see… More »

Brane-Cantenac 2010 Great Review in Wine Spectator (March 31 issue)

The 2010 vintage of Brane Cantenac received a very nice review in Wine Spectator! I am so happy because I loved these wines and appreciate the hard work that goes… More »

Horst Schulze Loves Chateau Brane-Cantenac

  “Haut Brion speaks to me, yet can I say it’s really better than the other first growths?” Horst Schulze, chairman and CEO of the Capella Hotel Group told Decanter… More »

Chateau Brane-Cantenac … a Viewing of Eric Boissenot’s Photographs

    On April 4, I was invited to a fabulous party celebrating the marriage of art and wine. Each year, Henri Lurton, owner and winemaker of the 2nd Growth… More »

En Primeur: Tasting Margaux, Haut Medoc, Listrac, Moulis 2011 Vintage

… so here I am, a Chateau Fourcas Dupre, tasting an incredible line-up of more than forty wines. The day started off as every day should … in a Relais… More »

Carmenere Surprise: Brane-Cantenac to Use Varietal in Grand Vins

    You probably know that in Margaux, six varietals are allowed: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Malbec, Petit Verdot, and Cabernet Franc … yet in the past, Carmenere was and is… More »

Eric Boissenot Kicks off Exhibition of Argentic Photographs of Brane-Cantenac during En Primeur

“Wine and art … it’s everywhere!” This is the refrain of every wine lover (and art lover) dazzled by the “perfect pairing” of wine and art, ranging from sleek, jet-set… More »

Marathon 2011 Bordeaux / New York

Today is the first day of Harvest at Brane-Cantenac … one of my favorite wineries in Bordeaux and I must say, I wish I was there! Above is a photograph… More »

Brane-Cantenac & Soprano Elizabeth Vidal: Perfect Pairings

Fabulous event at chateau Brane-Cantenac (second growth) in Margaux. One of the most  fabulous things about Vinexpo in Bordeaux is that the Chateaux put on some very creative and fun… More »

UK Drinks Business Recommends Brane-Cantenac

So today I just got my “new” issue of Drinks Business (it takes way to long for it to come from the UK) and I was delighted to see on… More »

Chateau Brane-Cantenac: “2010 Best Vintage Ever”

Did any of you happen to read Neal Martin’s blog today on the site? I first met this wine columnist a few years back at one of the… More »

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