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Monday 21 April 2014

Fine Wine

Cristal tops December rises as index falls

Cristal was the best performing fine wine on the Liv-ex 100 in December, as the Fine Wine 100 index fell for the third consecutive year.

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Napa’s best Cabs revealed by tasting panel

Napa Valley is not shying away from its reputation for making full-bodied, richly fruited and generously oaked wines.

Monday, January 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Opus One credits global success to Bordeaux négociants

California’s Opus One is enjoying strong international demand through Bordeaux négociants, despite stagnating sales for the region’s Left Bank brands.

Friday, January 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Fine wine market down but good year for Champagne, DRC, Super Tuscans

While the value of the fine wine market has declined for a third consecutive year, 2013 has been a good year for Champagne, DRC, Super Tuscans and Right Bank Bordeaux.

Friday, December 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Kurniawan found guilty

Wine counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan has been found guilty on multiple counts of fraud worth over $1 million by a jury in New York.

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 No Comments »

2013′s Rioja Masters medalists revealed

The results of 2013′s Rioja Masters by the drinks business have been released, highlighting the medal-winning producers and best-performing categories.

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013 No Comments »

UK and Japan vital for fine wine

Fine wine brands shouldn’t forget Japan and the UK for sales and image building, believes Opus One CEO David Pearson.

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013 No Comments »

6-litre Macallan to open Sotheby’s 2014 season

A six-litre imperial of Macallan “M”, rare Burgundy from Armand Rousseau and an ex-cellar collection of Veuve Clicquot will kickstart Sotheby’s 2014 season in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013 No Comments »

Taylor’s tees up 50-year-old series

Taylor’s Port is preparing to launch a new series of rare single harvest Ports, with the first expression due to reach markets worldwide in January 2014.

Monday, December 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Burgundy continues unstoppable auction run

Burgundy’s bull run of the auction circuit continued apace this week with Domaine de la Romanée-Conti and Henri Jayer topping Sotheby’s best lots.

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 No Comments »

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