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Saturday 23 May 2015

Burgundy

Parker: High wine prices creating ‘caste system’

The high prices set by famous wine estates is shutting people out of the market and creating a “caste system of wine”, according to Robert Parker, who also admitted that he “is part of the problem”.

Monday, March 23rd, 2015 12 Comments »

No cooling off for DRC

Demand for Burgundy’s DRC will be tested at Sotheby’s next week, and despite the eye-watering sums involved the auction house remains confident

Monday, March 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Taylor’s Port boosts RoW 50

Although the Liv-ex Fine Wine 1000 declined in February, the “Rest of the World 50” continues to rise – buoyed by Taylor’s Port.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

HDH announces ‘Celebration of Burgundy’ sale

Hart Davis Hart has announced the date for its annual “Celebration of Burgundy” sale in Chicago which is estimated to fetch US$2-$4 million.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 No Comments »

In focus: 2006 Burgundy

Something of a forgotten or at least over-looked Burgundy vintage, the 2006s have nonetheless been quietly outperforming their parent index on Liv-ex over the past year.

Thursday, March 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine Etc pushes ‘lesser-known’ Burgundy

One of Hong Kong’s leading wine retailers is drawing attention to the “lesser-known” villages in its Burgundy portfolio.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Cho Lee: Fake wine not just a Chinese problem

Jeannie Cho Lee MW has called the counterfeiting of fine wines a “global issue”, not just a Chinese one.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 3 Comments »

Empire collection commands ‘exceptional results’

The first sale of the “Empire Collection” made over US$3 million at Wally’s New York sale last weekend, with one whole day given over to Burgundy.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Acker completes Saunier collection sales

US auctioneer Acker Merrall & Condit saw the final sale of importer Martine Saunier’s Burgundy collection go out with a “big bang” in New York.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 No Comments »

HDH hails ‘phenomenal’ results

US auction house, Hart Davis Hart is toasting a US$4.9 million auction in Chicago with “phenomenal” prices paid for Pétrus, Rousseau and Sine Qua Non.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

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