Fine Wine

Restructuring bearing fruit for Armit

UK fine wine merchant Armit Wines has said that its restructuring efforts have started to produce results with sales rising in the second half of the year ending 30 June 2019 and continuing into this year.

Californian stars take centre-stage at Christie’s sale

Christie’s next online-only sale will feature a “comprehensive” offering of great Californian labels alongside top wines from Bordeaux, Burgundy, Rhône, Italy, Champagne and Portugal.

New record: 1960 Karuizawa sold for £360,000

A new record has been set for a bottle of Japanese whisky, with a 52 year-old Karuizawa ‘Zodiac Rat’ 1960 being sold for £363,000 by Sotheby’s in London this week, while two cases of 1947 Cheval Blanc sold for a combined £500,000.

Prestige cuvées bonanza push vintage Champagne sales up 60% at Berry Bros

Sales of vintage Champagne rose nearly 60% at Berry Bros & Rudd last year,, on the back of a “fantastic year” for prestige cuvées, BBRS's wine buyer told the drinks business in an exclusive interview.

Latour cancels 2012 release

March 17th, 2020

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