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Friday 31 October 2014

Burgundy

Top drinks in the Pacific press

“Vinegar” wine in Japan that’s not all it seems, Tasmanian Pinot Noir, DRC and the last bottle of Burgundy in the shop.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

DRC poisoning plot revealed in new book

A new book has revealed the “true story” of the 2010 attempt to extort money from Domaine de la Romanée-Conti by poisoning its vines and the case’s tragic conclusion.

Monday, July 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Sotheby’s two day sale makes £1.3m

UK auction house Sotheby’s held a two day sale in London last week that achieved nearly £1.3 million as sales for the first half of the year rose 33% on the same period in 2013.

Monday, July 21st, 2014 2 Comments »

The week in pictures

A group of bartenders got back to nature by foraging for botanicals this week, while db’s Lucy Shaw helped celebrate London Sherry bar Pepito’s fourth birthday.

Friday, July 18th, 2014 No Comments »

db’s wines of the week

db’s man about Hong Kong, Rupert Millar, rounds up some of the best wines tasted while out and about in the city lately.

Monday, July 14th, 2014 No Comments »

HDH takes number one spot in US

Auction house Hart Davis Hart has taken the number one position in the US as the first half of the year draws to a close.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Top drinks in the Asian media

The best places to drink Bourbon cocktails in Hong Kong, modern Toro from ancient vines and New Zealand Chardonnay.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 No Comments »

BBR offers Burgundy discounts

London merchant Berry Bros & Rudd is offering a wide array of discounts on its Burgundy offering until the end of the month.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Classics to dominate Bonhams sale

A rare Burgundy and historic Bordeaux lead the Bonhams July sale alongside some other French classics.

Monday, July 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Most popular wines of 2014 – so far

Liv-ex has compiled a list of the most searched-for wines on its website and while Bordeaux still dominates the rise of the rest of the world is also evident.

Monday, July 7th, 2014 No Comments »

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