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Fine Wine

‘Burgundian approach’ now adopted in Priorat

Winemakers in Priorat have moved from a Bordeaux approach to winemaking to a Burgundian approach according to one producer in the northern Spanish region.

Friday, September 16th, 2016 1 Comment »

Closely watched wines

Tracking which wines people are searching for can be a good way of predicting trends and investment opportunities.

Friday, September 16th, 2016 No Comments »

1989 Petrus propels London sale to £1m

This week Sotheby’s first London fine wine auction of the new season exceeded its pre-sale high estimate to reach £1,019,383 million.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Cheval Blanc to launch white wine

St Emilion grand cru Cheval Blanc is to release a white wine later this month, the first to be produced by a major Right Bank estate.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Uncorked: Herve Pennequin

The exuberant bon vivant, Herve Pennequin on tasting his first glass of 1974 Haut Brion and having a fondness for mature Cognac and cigars.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Blockbuster’ Sotheby’s sale achieves $5m

A blockbuster weekend for Sotheby’s fine wine department saw US$5 million raised in New York last weekend.

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Rare Lafite in spotlight at Acker HK sale

Top rare Bordeaux verticals will be on offer at Acker, Merrall and Condit’s next Hong Kong auction, happening on Saturday, 24 September.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Christie’s to auction Avery family cellar

This October UK auction house Christie’s is to auction the Avery family’s cellar which is regarded as “one of the finest…collections of old and rare wine ever to appear at auction.”

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Sotheby’s to hold largest HK sale

Sotheby’s is to auction three fine wine cellars over two days in Hong Kong this October for an estimated US$8- $11 million.

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Fabulous’ Almaviva 2014 released

The 2014 vintage of Chilean fine wine, Almaviva, has been released with an almost 20% increase in price on the 2013.

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

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