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

Burgundy

Sotheby’s top 10 wines by value 2013

Domaine de la Romanée-Conti was the most valuable fine wine sold by Sotheby’s in 2013.

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 No Comments »

MW seminar considers causes of sudden vine death in Burgundy

Banning poisonous treatments, poor grafting techniques and electric pruning shears were all suggested as causes for the rise of esca in Burgundy during an MW seminar last week.

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Merchant looks beyond Côte d’Or to boost offering

Haynes, Hanson & Clark is looking to boost its Burgundy offering with wines from the Mâconnais and Châlonnaise as Côte d’Or prices rise and volumes shrink.

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Zachys announces ex-cellar Jadot sale

Vintages of Louis Jadot dating back to the 1950s are to go on sale in Hong Kong later this month.

Monday, January 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Ex-cellar Drouhin sale starts Sotheby’s year

Sotheby’s will begin its spring season in New York with an ex-cellar sale of wines from Domaine Drouhin.

Friday, January 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine and Warfare part 12: Vineyards under attack

Wine and Warfare looks at the resilience of France’s vineyards from the Hundred Years War, through the campaigns of Napoleon to the ravages of WW2.

Friday, January 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Entire vintage destroyed from Burgundy clos

Hail damage has ensured that not a single drop of wine is to be produced from one of Beaune’s most important premier cru vineyards in 2013.

Thursday, January 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Cristal tops December rises as index falls

Cristal was the best performing fine wine on the Liv-ex 100 in December, as the Fine Wine 100 index fell for the third consecutive year.

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014 No Comments »

The red side of Sancerre

Sancerre is one of those French wine regions that is famous the world over for producing wines of class and quality.

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine and warfare part 3: Pedro Ximénez

Was Pedro Ximénez named after a real Spanish soldier? Wine and Warfare separates fact from fiction.

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 No Comments »

Most Read

French harvesters strip for nude calendar

3rd October, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 most powerful vodka brands

19th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Scotch whiskies

3rd September, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 biggest beer brands

6th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 spirits brands

15th August, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 wacky wine designs

9th September, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 dry rosés over £10

20th August, 2014 by Simon Howland

World's weirdest alcoholic drinks

12th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle

8th August, 2014 by Neal Baker