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Tuesday 30 June 2015

Burgundy

HK demand for Burgundy still high

Burgundy remains a firm favourite in Hong Kong and people are staying loyal to the names they love – even with current low yields and high prices.

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

PX tastings, Malbec World Day, Châteauneuf-du-Pape and an audience with Allen Meadows – it’s all go for the db HK team in the last week.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Acker auction sets 50 world records

Acker Merrall & Condit’s Connoisseurs’ Club sale saw more than 50 new world records set last week, of which nearly 40 were from Burgundy.

Monday, April 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Clos de Tart’s Pitiot toasts retirement in HK

Former Clos de Tart technical director, Sylvain Pitiot, marked his retirement with a tasting in Hong Kong this week, having handed over the reins of the Burgundy grand cru in January.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

French giant moves into Côte D’Or

Les Grands Chais de France has made its first step into northern Burgundy with the acquisition of Beaune négociant Tresch Clerget.

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Anne-Claude Leflaive dies

One of Burgundy’s leading winemakers, Anne-Claude Leflaive, has died at home aged 59.

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 1 Comment »

Sotheby’s HK sale highest grossing of 2015

Sotheby’s latest Hong Kong sale of fine wines realised HK$56 million, making it the leading sale of the year globally and the fourth highest grossing single-owner wine sale and the sixth highest grossing sale in the company’s history.

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 No Comments »

HDH hails ‘outstanding’ Burgundy results

US auction house Hart Davis Hart has hailed “outstanding” results at its “Celebration of Burgundy” sale that was held in Chicago last month.

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Sotheby’s offers ‘greatest ever Burgundy collection’

Sotheby’s has announced that its next New York sale will feature the “greatest Burgundy collection” it has ever offered.

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 No Comments »

BIVB boosts Burgundy with virtual tastings

“Bourgogne wines, live and direct in 25 cities around the world!” This is the tag line for a series of interactive presentations being hosted around the world by the BIVB.

Friday, March 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

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