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Sunday 24 July 2016 loc: US


Prized grapes sell for ¥1.1m in Japan

A bunch of prized ‘Ruby Roman’ grapes has gone for a record breaking price of ¥1.1m at auction – equalling around £270 per grape.

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 lots of Sotheby’s Palmer sale

Sotheby’s upcoming Château Palmer auction includes trips to the estate, the chance to buy a barrel of its 2015 vintage and rare opportunities to bid on classic vintages. We look at the top 10 lots on offer.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

NVV hosts HK preview of Christie’s auction

Napa Valley Vintners revealed some of its top lots which will be on offer at its upcoming debut auction in HK later on in this year.

Thursday, May 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Acker to host bumper Burgundy HK sale

Acker, Merrall and Condit’s upcoming June sale in Hong Kong will feature a bumper crop of over 150 lots of top Burgundy.

Friday, May 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Upcoming Zachys Asia auction ‘biggest ever’

Zachys’ second Hong Kong auction of 2016 offers top notch spirits and the fourth instalment from its prestigious Chairman’s Collection.

Monday, May 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Pilot’s vast duty-free wine collection discovered

Thousands of bottles of wine amassed by a pilot over 40 years of visiting duty-free are to be sold at auction after the collection was found stashed in his garage.

Friday, April 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Rare Billy Connolly whisky up for sale

One of the last remaining bottles of whisky produced for comedian Billy Connolly’s gigs in the 1970s is to go under the hammer in Scotland.

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Madison Wine in talks to buy stake in Acker

Hong Kong wine merchant Madison Wine has entered into talks with auction house Acker Merrall & Condit to buy 45% of the business.

Thursday, April 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Century-old whiskey on sale for €10k

An “extremely scarce” bottle of Irish pot still whiskey bottled in 1916 will go under the hammer next week with an asking price of up to €10,000 (£8,000).

Friday, April 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Christie’s HK sale realises HK$21.8 million

Christie’s latest Hong Kong auction saw 93% of lots sold, with 12 bottles of Petrus 2000 fetching HK$392,000 (US$50,734).

Monday, March 14th, 2016 No Comments »

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