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Saturday 25 April 2015

Fine Wine

En primeur prices will ‘not be like 2008′

The mood in Bordeaux is indignant, and the châteaux are laughing at the idea that this year’s en primeur campaign will see prices close to 2008, writes Jean-Marc Quarin.

Friday, February 20th, 2015 No Comments »

London Wine Fair ups fine wine focus

This year’s London Wine Fair will see an increased fine wine focus with The View Tastings – a dedicated area for wines that cost over £30.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 1 Comment »

China leads fine wine bounceback

Consumers worldwide are returning to the fine wine market, whose recent downturn has seen a welcome exodus of many less reputable investment funds, according to one major player.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 Champagnes at Sotheby’s

From Krug to Selosse and Roederer to Dom Pérignon, we count down the best-selling Champagne houses at Sotheby’s in 2014.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Ornellaia feeds collector demand

Ornellaia has reported a growing appetite for collecting wine as the Super Tuscan unveiled Swiss artist John Armleder as the latest collaborator in its “Vendemmia d’Artista” series.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Cape Wine Auction raises over R10m

The 2015 AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction raised an “astounding” ZAR10.5 million (£554k) for children’s education in South Africa’s winelands last weekend.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

HDH hails ‘phenomenal’ results

US auction house, Hart Davis Hart is toasting a US$4.9 million auction in Chicago with “phenomenal” prices paid for Pétrus, Rousseau and Sine Qua Non.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Asia comes down off its auction high

The fine wine auction market is shifting depending on where the wine is sourced, where it’s sold and which corner of the world has the deepest pockets.

Monday, February 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 bestsellers at Le Clos

Dubai airport’s fine wine and spirit travel retail chain – Le Clos, reveals its best performers by revenue in 2014.

Monday, February 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 Power List 100 price performers

Comparing the market price for a case of wine traded on Liv-ex on 1st September 2013 with the market price a year later, makes for a revealing top 10.

Monday, February 16th, 2015 No Comments »

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