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Saturday 18 April 2015

Fine Wine

Are white blends SA’s best wines?

In a recent feature for the drinks business Tim Atkin MW asserted that South Africa’s best wines are its white blends. We asked South African winemakers for their thoughts.

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux bounce at Zachy’s

As the autumn auction season draws to a close Jeff Zacharia, president of Zachy’s auction house, speaks to db revealing his insights on the future of Bordeaux.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Fortnum & Mason bestsellers

Jamie Waugh, drinks buyer at Fortnum & Mason, reveals the famous London store’s top 10 wine and spirits by value.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 No Comments »

A case of déjà vu at Liv-ex?

A surge of excitement followed by dashed hopes has been a familiar pattern with the Liv-ex 100, but are things changing?

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Restaurateur buys major stake in OW Loeb

Marlon Abela, owner of two Michelin-starred London restaurant The Greenhouse, has acquired a controlling stake in UK independent wine merchant OW Loeb.

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Fine wine up in Q4

Liv-ex’s Fine Wine 100 index is going up in the fourth quarter of this year – the first time there’s been a positive trend in that period in over three years.

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Pétrus and Rhône top $4.4m NY sale

Two magnums of 1961 Pétrus topped Sotheby’s New York sale last weekend, while the ex-cellar consignment of Paul Jaboulet was 100% sold.

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Uncorked: Hew Blair, Justerini & Brooks

Hew Blair, Justerini & Brooks’ chairman who this year will celebrate 40 years at the firm, speaks to the drinks business about his love of Pomerol and Pinot.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Postcard from Tokyo: Simon Staples

Berry Bros & Rudd’s sales director for Asia, who moved to Tokyo two months ago, shares his insights on the Japanese wine market.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Coravin launched in HK

Coravin has officially launched in Hong Kong with founder, Greg Lambrecht, saying he has his eyes on more markets throughout Asia-Pacific.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

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