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Friday 31 October 2014

Christie’s

Biggest ever bottle of English fizz goes under hammer

A Nebuchadnezzar of English sparkling wine, the largest ever made, is to go on sale tomorrow.

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 1 Comment »

Christie’s offers “perfect pairings” for mid-autumn festival

Auction house Christie’s has come up with an array of fine wine pairings to enjoy with traditional dishes this Mid-Autumn festival.

Thursday, August 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Sir Alex Burgundy sweeps London sale

Burgundy from the cellar of Sir Alex Ferguson and a rare case of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Richebourg 1945 dominated Christie’s London sale yesterday.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Alex Ferguson’s wine makes £2m

Christie’s sale of wines from Sir Alex Ferguson’s collection made over £2 million (HK$29.3m) this weekend in Hong Kong.

Monday, May 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Vega Sicilia to dominate Christie’s sale

Auction house Christie’s is to auction “Treasures from a Swiss Connoisseur part II” next month in New York alongside a collection of Vega Sicilia dating back to the 1920s.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Sir Alex Ferguson to auction £3m wine collection

Former Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, is to sell off a substantial chunk of his wine collection via three auctions organised by Christie’s.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Rhône icon makes top three at fine wine sale

A case of 1978 Guigal La Mouline sold for double its high estimate at Christie’s London sale last week.

Monday, March 31st, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

This week team db visited new Hoxton cocktail bar White Lyan, enjoyed a Vega Sicilia lunch hosted by Christie’s and even managed to squeeze in a tasting in Paris.

Friday, February 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Christie’s tops 2013 wine auction sales

Christie’s has topped the rankings for wine sales in 2013 with a £48 million total.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

18th century rum sells for £78,000

A collection of rum from the 18th century has sold for over six times its asking price last week at Christie’s.

Monday, December 16th, 2013 No Comments »

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