fake wine

NZ winery charged with wine fraud in landmark case

Southern Boundary Wines Ltd, based in Waipara in New Zealand, and three of its executives are facing a total of 156 charges of alleged wine fraud, having been accused of selling tens of thousands of bottles overseas with false information regarding vintage, variety and origin.

Russian wine fraudster jailed in France

A Russian man has been fined and jailed for his part in selling counterfeit Domaine de la Romanée-Conti and Domaine Leroy.

Key trade organisations refute Forbes article on Chinese fake wine epidemic

A recent article published by Forbes alleging that China is facing an "epidemic" of fake wines is causing a stir, with key trade organisations refuting claims that 30,000 bottles of fake imported wines are sold per hour in China.

John Kapon: the ‘ghost’ of Kurniawan is behind us

John Kapon, chairman of the American auction house Acker Merrall & Condit, is eager to move on from the 'old ghosts' of the Rudy Kurniawan trial with a renewed focus on Asia.

Kurniawan ‘broker’ arrested

November 15th, 2016

Sour Grapes out today

September 16th, 2016

Kurniawan wines make US$1.5m

December 16th, 2015

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