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Wednesday 10 February 2016


Second wines back in fashion, says Liv-ex

The first growth’s second wines have been putting more distance between themselves and their parent labels since 2014, according to Liv-ex figures.

Friday, January 15th, 2016 No Comments »

US police pursue the ‘Bordeaux Bandit’

Police in New York and New Jersey are seeking to arrest a man alleged to have stolen a 1990 Pétrus, 2005 and 2010 Mouton Rothschilds, a 2009 Lafite Rothschild and several bottles of Opus One in separate thefts.

Thursday, January 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Macallan vertical for sale in HK

Sotheby’s first Hong Kong sale of 2016 will feature a vertical of The Macallan and a Jeroboam of Louis XIII.

Thursday, January 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Time for a Lafite comeback?

Tempting as it may be for fine wine investors to get excited about last week’s trading on the Liv-ex 50, it is probably worth reflecting that this is not unusual for January.

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Le Clos to sell Haut-Brion ‘console’

Luxury travel retailer Le Clos has been chosen to sell a limited edition “console” of Haut-Brion in a special presentation case.

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 1 Comment »

Bordelais abandon UNESCO campaign

Bordeaux’s Médoc crus classés producers have reportedly called a halt to their campaign to have the 1855 Classification recognised by UNESCO.

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Cité du Vin museum build makes progress

Bordeaux’s wine museum, La Cité du Vin, is finally taking shape, with work on the outside shell completed.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 2 Comments »

Lafite dominates first week of 2016

The first week of 2016 was all about Bordeaux on the Liv-ex marketplace, with Lafite in the spotlight.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine predictions for 2016

We run through a few predictions for the fine wine market in 2016, from more Champagne releases to the rise of California and Piedmont.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 2 Comments »

Will anything really change in 2016?

With a new year comes new opportunities and plenty of speculation but what will really change?

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 No Comments »

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