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Saturday 19 April 2014

Christie’s

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 »

Christie’s to push online wine auctions

Christie’s is to increase the number of its online only wine auctions in a drive to attract a younger audience of bidders.

Friday, December 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Oldest rum ever to be auctioned to go under the hammer in London

Twelve bottles of light and dark rum dating back to 1780 – the oldest rum ever to be auctioned – are to go under the hammer at Christie’s in London this month.

Thursday, December 5th, 2013 1 Comment »

Zachys enjoys biggest single HK auction

US auction house Zachys is celebrating its biggest ever sale in Asia with over HK$52 million made last week, while Christie’s set a new world record for Burgundy at the same time.

Monday, November 25th, 2013 No Comments »

Chicago chef Charlie Trotter dead at 54

Chicago-based celebrity chef Charlie Trotter, credited for changing the fine dining landscape of America, has died aged 54.

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Tang sues LA lawyer for libel over ‘fake’ DRC

Hong Kong’s former chief secretary Henry Tang has filed a lawsuit against LA lawyer Don Cornwell after he challenged the authenticity of DRC Tang put up for auction.

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 No Comments »

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