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Château Palmer

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

With Vinexpo now a distant memory, dbHK was gripped by auction fever and sank spirits with the defiantly non conformist author of the Whisky Bible, Jim Murray.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 lots of Sotheby’s Palmer sale

Sotheby’s upcoming Château Palmer auction includes trips to the estate, the chance to buy a barrel of its 2015 vintage and rare opportunities to bid on classic vintages. We look at the top 10 lots on offer.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

From visiting Salvatore Calabrese’s latest bar to tasting Château Palmer’s new Vin Blanc de Palmer, it’s been a week of firsts for the dbHK team.

Monday, May 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Palmer launches blanc in Hong Kong

Chateau Palmer has just released its 2014 Vin Blanc de Palmer to the Hong Kong market, via Omtis Fine Wines.

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Classic line-up at Christie’s sale

Christie’s next London sale will feature a line-up of classic Bordeaux and Burgundy from the likes of Domaine Leflaive and Petrus.

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 No Comments »

En primeur: the Bordelais’ perspective

Thomas Duroux of Château Palmer, Xavier Sanchez of Pichon Baron, Veronique Sanders of Haut-Bailly and merchant François Thienpont give their views on en primeur and next year’s campaign.

Friday, November 28th, 2014 7 Comments »

Sichel 1883 quiz winners scoop Imperial of Palmer ’82

Christmas has come early for Simon Taylor and his team from Bin Ends @ The Bear in Stroud, who have scooped an Imperial of Châteaux Palmer 1982 after winning the Sichel 1883 quiz.

Friday, December 20th, 2013 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Olivier Dauga

Bordeaux consultant Olivier Dauga on his regrets on not becoming a professional rugby player, desire to be James Bond and drinking Sauternes with Edith Piaf.

Friday, May 17th, 2013 No Comments »

300 bottles of Palmer stolen from château

Over 300 bottles of Château Palmer were stolen from the estate’s cellars recently – and then recovered.

Friday, March 1st, 2013 No Comments »

Bright Food buys stake in Bordeaux broker

China’s second largest food maker, Bright Food Group, is to buy a 70% stake in independent wine broker Diva Bordeaux.

Monday, June 25th, 2012 No Comments »

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