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Tuesday 13 October 2015


‘Best’ wine of 2013 released

The “best” wine of the 2013 Bordeaux vintage, Château d’Yquem, has released at €250 per bottle, the same price as the 2011.

Monday, September 21st, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Lashings of Sauternes, Taittinger’s Comte 2006 release, terrifying taxidermy and some snazzy footwear at Cape Wine made for a decadent, albeit it hectic week for team db.

Friday, September 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Estates who didn’t listen to market made ‘big mistake’

Bordeaux estates that didn’t take the market into consideration when deciding their en primeur release price made a “big mistake” this year according to one first growth.

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Lyons collection 100% sold

The final part of Graham Lyons’ fine wine collection was 100% sold by Zachys in Hong Kong last week and realised over HK$31 million.

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 No Comments »

db Eats: Masala Grill

db’s resident foodie Lucy Shaw heads to Chutney Mary’s new incarnation on the King’s Road for hibiscus Bellinis and butter chicken.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux climbing?

Bordeaux’s bid:offer ratio on Liv-ex has doubled over the last year in a sign that prices may be heading upwards again soon.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Wally’s announces autumn sale

Wally’s first New York sale of the autumn season will feature a fine array of wines and rare single malt Scotch.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux on course to make legendary vintage

Should dry, sunny conditions remain in Bordeaux, this year’s vintage could be an exceptional harvest – as good as the legendary 1982, according to Baron Philippe de Rothschild MD Philippe Dhalluin.

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015 1 Comment »

Cult Napa Cab headlines HK auction

Sotheby’s fine wine auction in Hong Kong on 4 October will feature a number of verticals of cult Napa Cabernet from Harlan Estate and Bond.

Friday, September 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux wine museum rebrands

The decision has been taken to rename Bordeaux’s new wine museum with a somewhat snappier title.

Friday, September 4th, 2015 No Comments »

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