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Tuesday 6 December 2016 loc: GB

Burgundy

Zachys in autumn’s first ‘white glove sale’

The New York auction house,Zachys has announced its first sale of the season was sold 100% by lot, realizing a total of HK$45.4 million (US$5.9 million).

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Disgraced oilman’s collection goes for $8m

The wine cellar of disgraced oilman Aubrey McClendon was sold for US$8.44 million in Chicago at the weekend.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 No Comments »

1989 Petrus propels London sale to £1m

This week Sotheby’s first London fine wine auction of the new season exceeded its pre-sale high estimate to reach £1,019,383 million.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Rousset and Devaney to open Burgundy-focused restaurant

Two of London’s most high profile Master Sommeliers, Xavier Rousset and Gearoid Devaney, are to open a Burgundy-focused restaurant in London.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Christie’s to auction Avery family cellar

This October UK auction house Christie’s is to auction the Avery family’s cellar which is regarded as “one of the finest…collections of old and rare wine ever to appear at auction.”

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Sotheby’s to hold largest HK sale

Sotheby’s is to auction three fine wine cellars over two days in Hong Kong this October for an estimated US$8- $11 million.

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

US Wine Market Council boosts insight with academic partnership

America’s Wine Market Council is teaming up with the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University in order to boost its academic credentials and provide greater transparency.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Sauternes abounds at Sotheby’s sale

Sotheby’s first London fine wine sale of the winter season includes rare Sauternes and Champagne among the more usual cornucopia of claret and Burgundy.

Monday, September 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Liv-ex 1000 hits record high

The Liv-ex 1000 index hit a new all-time high in August, exceeding even the China-driven peak in 2011, while the Fine Wine 100 entered its ninth month of positive gains.

Monday, September 5th, 2016 No Comments »

DRC dominates at Christie’s HK sale

Twelve bottles of 1988 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti claimed the top lot spot and sold for HK$1,347,500 (US$174,508) at Christie’s recent Hong Kong auction.

Monday, September 5th, 2016 No Comments »

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