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Friday 19 December 2014

Auctions

Wally’s Beverly Hills store opens

Wally’s Wines & Spirits has opened a new store and restaurant in Beverly Hills that will have over 100 wines served by the glass.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Mouton bets on success in Year of the Ram

Sotheby’s is offering an ex-cellar collection of Mouton-Rothschild in Hong Kong next year, with bottles dating back to the late 19th century.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Broken corkscrew makes £40k at auction

A broken Victorian corkscrew made from pieces of old London Bridge has been bought for £40,000 at an auction in Essex, over 100 times its asking price.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

HDH top of the US auction charts

US fine wine auctioneer, Hart Davis Hart, looks set to remain the country’s number one wine seller this year as the US market continues to grow.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux bounce at Zachy’s

As the autumn auction season draws to a close Jeff Zacharia, president of Zachy’s auction house, speaks to db revealing his insights on the future of Bordeaux.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Taiwanese buyer scoops world’s biggest truffle

A buyer from Taiwan paid US$61,250 for the world’s biggest white truffle in New York this weekend before participating in Sotheby’s wine sale afterwards.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

World’s biggest white truffle to be sold

Sotheby’s is to auction the world’s biggest white truffle in New York this weekend, immediately before its fine wine auction.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Christie’s CEO to step down

The CEO of auction house Christie’s, Steven Murphy, is stepping down at the end of 2014 after four years in the post.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Rare stocking fillers from Bonhams

Forget Oxford Street, Bonhams has all you could possibly want for Christmas this Thursday.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Christie’s HK sale makes HK$36m

Christie’s latest fine wine sale in Hong Kong made in excess of HK$36 million, driven by perennial auction favourite DRC and exceptionally old and rare Yquem.

Friday, November 28th, 2014 No Comments »

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