Bonhams’ latest sale saw high demand for German wines with many lots exceeding their high estimates.
The strongest performing index in the Liv-ex Bordeaux 500, the Right Bank 100, has suffered a slight dip in recent months, is the surge coming to an end?
Further examination of the fine wine market over the last two years on the Liv-ex Fine Wine 1000 shows that two US labels are key market drivers.
Fine Wine portfolio management platform, Wine Owners, has allowed users to value their portfolios in different currencies to cater to a trend of “jurisdictional diversification”.
The trials of the 2013 vintage were not as great as years such as 1987 or 1991 according to Mouton Rothschild’s managing director.
Bordeaux Index’s Los Angeles-based office is offering a collection of “staggering” US wines from some of the best Napa producers.
Hart Davis Hart’s sale of wines with “impeccable provenance” made US$7.5 million and set new world records for Burgundy, Bordeaux and Champagne at auction.
An “unusual” white from Georgia and an “alluring” white from the Rhône, described by Matthew Jukes as “dripping with sex”, were recommended this week ahead of Valentine’s Day.
Italian wines on the Liv-ex Fine Wine 1000 bucked the general downward trend in January and saw the second highest level of trading.
Château Malescasse, a cru bourgeois in Haut Médoc, will not make a 2013 vintage at all, selling off its wine as AOC Haut Médoc at a cut price rate.
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