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Tuesday 3 March 2015

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The Macallan whisky record confirmed

The Macallan’s world record for the most expensive whisky sold at auction has been confirmed, following the sale of its “M” Imperiale in Hong Kong last year.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Napa barrel auction raises $6m

This past week marked the 19th Premiere Napa Valley Barrel Auction, scoring a record $6 million. Yet naturally one might wonder how these ‘New World’ wines would age. And would they truly retain their value as collectables?

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 1 Comment »

Top eight Champagnes sold at auction

With price records constantly being broken, it’s clear that Champagne still holds a certain allure when it comes to the auction house.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Rare whisky investment soaring

A record number of bottles of Scotch were sold at auction in the UK last year, though market leader The Macallan saw its value weaken by 7.5%.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 1 Comment »

Tokaj prepares for spring auction

The wines have now been selected for the third great Tokaj wine auction in Hungary in two months’ time.

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Moët and Veuve carriages to be auctioned

A pair of 19th century coaches commissioned by Moët & Chandon and Veuve Clicquot are to go head-to-head at a Bonhams auction next month.

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Ferreira’s 1815 Port to be auctioned

Port producer Ferreira’s “Waterloo Vintage” will be auctioned in London during the bicentennial commemorations of the battle, with proceeds going to charity.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 2 Comments »

Burgundy overtakes Bordeaux at auction

Sales of Burgundy have overtaken those of Bordeaux for the first time in American auction house Acker Merrall & Condit’s history.

Monday, December 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

1970 DRC leads $1.3m Bonhams auction

Bonhams’ San Francisco auction raised $1.3 million last week, with Domaine de la Romanée-Conti proving its continued popularity in the US market.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Sotheby’s crosses channel for Paris sale

London-based auction house Sotheby’s is to host its first Parisian auction offering last minute Christmas treats for well-heeled wine lovers.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

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