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Saturday 1 August 2015

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Spink announces August Singapore sale

Auction house Spink has announced its latest Singapore sale, which will feature rare rum, whiskies, Cognac and wine.

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Zachys appoints creative director

Charles Antin has joined the fine wine auction house, Zachys as its creative director and will be based at the company’s headquarters in New York.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Asia ‘whisky boom’ boosts Zachys’ profits

New York auction house Zachys has achieved sales of more than $28 million in the first half of 2015 due to Asia’s unquenched thirst for whisky.

Friday, July 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Sotheby’s to auction 110 years of Margaux

A “once in a lifetime” ex-cellar collection of Margaux, estimated to be worth up to US$1.14 million and spanning vintages from 1900 to 2010, will be released for sale by Sotheby’s in October.

Thursday, July 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Auction house snaps up online wine specialist

Online auction firm Bid for Wine has been sold to The Fine Art Auction Group in what its founders called “an exciting opportunity for customers”.

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Burgundy headlines at Acker’s June HK auction

Featuring smaller-sized lots and classic vintages of Burgundy and Bordeaux, Acker will offer Asia collectors what the auction house describes as “the best of France, Europe and Beyond.”

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

140-year-old arctic beer sells for £3k

An unopened bottle of beer discovered in a garage, originally brewed for an expedition to the Arctic in 1875, has sold for more than five times its estimate.

Monday, June 15th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Lesser’ vintages lead iDealwine auctions

A Hong Kong buyer snapped up a six-bottle case of 1999 Chateau Palmer at iDealwine’s May auctions, as the weak euro continues to entice buyers from Asia.

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Prices soar at Napa auction

An auction organised by Napa Valley Vintners has raised $15.8 million for charity, breaking several records in the process.

Monday, June 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Japanese whisky reigns at Zachys’ HK auction

Bidders fought intensely over 217 bottles of rare Japanese whisky which altogether fetched over HK$4 million (US$500,000) at Zachys’ recent sale.

Monday, June 8th, 2015 No Comments »

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