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Saturday 20 December 2014

DRC

1970 DRC leads $1.3m Bonhams auction

Bonhams’ San Francisco auction raised $1.3 million last week, with Domaine de la Romanée-Conti proving its continued popularity in the US market.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

£85,605 Christmas hamper goes on sale

A Christmas hamper filled with fine wines, spirits and delicacies like foie gras, caviar and Alba truffles has gone on sale for £85,605.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Sotheby’s gearing up for ‘superlative’ sale

Over 1,400 lots of “superlative” Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne and vintage Port are due to go under the hammer at Sotheby’s in London tomorrow.

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Christie’s to auction ancient rum and rare Richebourg

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

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Man steals $2k of wine from restaurant

A man has been arrested after stealing $2,300 worth of fine wine from the California restaurant at which he used to work.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Christie’s HK sale makes HK$36m

Christie’s latest fine wine sale in Hong Kong made in excess of HK$36 million, driven by perennial auction favourite DRC and exceptionally old and rare Yquem.

Friday, November 28th, 2014 No Comments »

‘All about Burgundy’ at Heritage sale

Heritage Auction’s early December sale will feature over 700 lots of top Burgundy from Dugat to Groffier to the ubiquitous DRC.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Sotheby’s single owner sale makes $2.5m

Sotheby’s New York sale featuring the collection of entrepreneur James Clark made over US$2.5 million last weekend.

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Uncorked: Chester Osborn

D’Arenberg’s flamboyant owner and winemaker, Chester Osborn, has been passionate about wine since he sat on Les Evans’ knee aged seven.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 No Comments »

First growths see trade boost

Last week saw an uptick in trade for Bordeaux’s first growths on Liv-ex, as “off” vintages yet again boosted the region amid more growth for fine wine.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

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