You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Friday 31 October 2014

Bordeaux

Super Bowls vs fine wine

Is there a correlation between great Super Bowls and great fine wine vintages? There is…sort of…if you squint very hard.

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 2 Comments »

Hart Davis Hart offers cellar of ‘impeccable’ provenance

Hart Davis Hart is to auction 10,000 bottles from the cellar of the late Herbert Bridges Harris Jr.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

“Can you hear me Major Tom?”

No fixed destination, just a continuing quest to see what wines might be out there.

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Rebecca Murphy picks out a “scrumptiously fun” Spanish Grenache and Dave McIntyre selects some “affordable” Bordeaux blends.

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 3 Comments »

Chilean winery releases 27-litre ‘Goliath’

Lapostolle has announced the release of a ‘goliath’ bottle containing 27 litres of its Clos Apalta wine.

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Liv-ex launches Fine Wine 1000 index

Liv-ex has launched a new fine wine index covering more wine regions to reflect the changing shape of what is now a US$4 billion market.

Friday, January 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Maison Sichel invest €10m in wine ‘bunker’

Bordeaux négociant, Maison Sichel, has invested €10 million in a new storage facility for fine wine.

Thursday, January 16th, 2014 No Comments »

A Sad Farewell

The tragic helicopter crash in the Dordogne remains an open case but today’s news brings closure for one victim’s family as the body of Peng Wang is identified.

Thursday, January 16th, 2014 6 Comments »

Bordeaux copter crash victim identified

A body found in the Dordogne river last weekend has been formally identified as one of the victims from the recent helicopter crash in Bordeaux.

Thursday, January 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux still top regional wine at auction

Bordeaux was still the top wine by volume for Sotheby’s in 2013 despite the Burgundy surge headed by Domaine de la Romanée-Conti.

Thursday, January 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Most Read

French harvesters strip for nude calendar

3rd October, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle

8th August, 2014 by Neal Baker

World's weirdest alcoholic drinks

12th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 biggest beer brands

6th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 wacky wine designs

9th September, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 spirits brands

15th August, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Scotch whiskies

3rd September, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 most powerful vodka brands

19th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 dry rosés over £10

20th August, 2014 by Simon Howland