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Sunday 30 August 2015

Burgundy

Fine wine predictions: Burgundy hitting a wall?

Burgundy has roared ahead in recent years but are the region’s superstars going to hit a wall as prices climb higher? Have they already?

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Large formats lead Bonhams sale

Bonhams’ next London sale later this week will feature a significant proportion of large format Champagne, Bordeaux and Burgundy.

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Who’s who’ line-up at London sale

A “who’s who” of fine wines will feature at Sotheby’s London sale on 15 July from Burgundy to Bordeaux, Tuscany and the Rhône.

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne and Burgundy join UNESCO list

Producers in Champagne and Burgundy are celebrating the addition of their vineyards and cellars to the UNESCO world heritage list.

Monday, July 6th, 2015 1 Comment »

Robert Parker says sorry to Burgundy

Robert Parker has admitted to the drinks business that he was “too belligerent with the Burgundians”.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 7 Comments »

Burgundian négociant celebrates gin smuggler

Burgundian négociant, Vallet Frères, has allowed a special bottling of Bourgogne Rouge 2013 in Orkney to celebrate the tale of a local gin smuggler.

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne shines at London sale

Sotheby’s London fine wine sale saw strong bidding for Champagne and a case of Armand Rousseau beating Domaine de la Romanée-Conti into second place.

Friday, June 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Hong Kong’s wine market ‘no longer about Bordeaux’

Linden Wilkie from the Fine Wine Experience in Hong Kong speaks to db about the changing patterns in the city’s wine consumption, noting a shift away from Bordeaux.

Thursday, June 18th, 2015 1 Comment »

Sotheby’s wine sales top $10m in NYC

Sotheby’s wine sales in New York have exceeded US$10 million in the first half of this year following a successful sale last weekend.

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Lesser’ vintages lead iDealwine auctions

A Hong Kong buyer snapped up a six-bottle case of 1999 Chateau Palmer at iDealwine’s May auctions, as the weak euro continues to entice buyers from Asia.

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 No Comments »

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