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Tuesday 1 December 2015


Fergie’s wines go under hammer at Christie’s

The third and final part of the private collection of former Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, will be on offer at Christie’s next Hong Kong sale.

Thursday, November 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Christie’s sees successful sale in Geneva

Christie’s auction of “finest and rarest” wines at their Geneva headquarters on Sunday and Monday was a major success, selling 98% by value and 96% by lot.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Christie’s shines a light on pre-Prohibition rye

A rare collection of pre-Prohibition rye from Old Overholt distillery is to go under the hammer at Christie’s in New York later this month.

Friday, October 9th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Jewel’ in Taittinger crown Comtes 2006 released

The 2006 vintage of the jewel in Taittinger’s crown, prestige cuvée Comtes de Champagne, was launched in London this morning at Christie’s in St James’s.

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Chance to taste 1915 Krug this autumn

The chance to taste some of the last bottles of Krug 1915 will be offered by Sotheby’s in New York this September as houses announce their autumn sales programmes.

Thursday, August 20th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Napoleon’s wine’ sells for £25k

A bottle of wine believed to have belonged to Napoleon Bonaparte has sold for £25,000, while one of his hats made over £300,000.

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine from Napoleon’s carriage to be sold

A bottle of wine apparently found in Napoleon’s carriage after Waterloo – and still “believed to contain wine” – is to be sold at Christie’s next month.

Monday, June 29th, 2015 1 Comment »

Asia bidders still wooed by Burgundy

Christie’s last sale of fine and rare wines saw 2005 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti sell well above its high estimate as demand for mature Burgundy continues.

Thursday, June 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Christie’s to offer ex-cellar Guigal in HK

Auction house Christie’s is to offer an ex-cellar consignment of Guigal, another from Laroche and the cellar of a private collector in Hong Kong this month.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux buyers flock to mature vintages

Château Latour has led a recent surge of trade in older vintages as buyers look to mature Bordeaux for value over more recent releases.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 No Comments »

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