Vinitaly International and US auction house Zachys are to host an auction in Hong Kong dedicated to Italian wines later this month.
Clinet, Montrose and Domaine de Chevalier topped this morning’s Bordeaux 2012 releases.
A new map of the Douro Valley will be auctioned alongside a 12 bottle vertical of Quinta do Noval from 1937 to 2003 by Christie’s this June.
The sale of wine writer Hugh Johnson’s cellar made £88,000 this week with Pétrus topping the proceedings.
En primeur releases this morning include Beychevelle, Grand Puy Lacoste and Haut Batailley but there are some big names still waiting in the wings.
Bordeaux en primeur releases continued this morning with Léoville and Langoa Barton and Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande – but the cuts are still minimal.
Port producers are reporting significant demand from markets worldwide in the wake of their superlative-fuelled 2011 vintage declarations.
After close to a fortnight’s hiatus, the Bordeaux 2012 en primeurs have taken off again this morning with some big name releases, including Smith Haut Lafitte and Pichon Baron.
Australian wineries are proving popular with Chinese buyers keen to ensure their supply of wine.
Domaine de la Vougeraie has bottled its first ever Nebuchadnezzar, which is destined for London’s Hedonism Wines.
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