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Friday 9 December 2016 loc: GB

Fine Wine

Fine wine: Masseto makes progress

Masseto may be riding high at the moment but just how sustainable is its current position in the market – especially as Bordeaux begin to recover?

Thursday, May 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Baghera Wines stands by wines’ provenance

Swiss auctioneer Baghera Wines has said it stands by the authenticity and provenance of the fine wine that was sold at its recent sale – from which several lots of DRC were suddenly withdrawn.

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 1 Comment »

‘Kurniawan’ DRC prompts fresh lawsuit

A Singapore-based investment firm has filed a lawsuit in the US accusing some members of the trade of complicity in selling it over US$2 million worth of “fake” Domaine de la Romanée-Conti.

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Penfolds to sell bespoke barrels for £97,000

Australian icon Penfolds is to offer freshly filled barrels of wine and private cellar tours to wealthy clients for £97,000 in a bid to cash in on the strength of the brand.

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 2 Comments »

Berry Bros MD Jeremy Parsons steps down

Berry Bros & Rudd has announced COO Jeremy Parsons is to step down from his role from the end of the month.

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Christie’s appoints Jasper Morris as Hospices consultant

Burgundy expert Jasper Morris MW has been named as the new senior consultant for Christie’s at the Hospices de Beaune wine auction.

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Borough Wines boosts offer with nano-distillery

Borough Wines is boosting its focus on small-batch spirits and craft beer after unveiling an on-site distillery at its new permanent shop in Islington.

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Ornellaia raises €114,000 for charity

A charity auction featuring the eighth edition of Ornellaia’s ‘L’Eleganza Vendemmia d’Artista’ series has raised €114,000 for the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.

Monday, May 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Nobles Crus claims mar Baghera sale

Concerns over the provenance and authenticity of several lots of Burgundy have clouded the results of Swiss auction house, Baghera Wines’, latest sale.

Monday, May 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

What’s on at London Wine Week

Today marks the start of London Wine Week – an entire week in which the capital goes wine-crazy. Here is db’s run-down of some of the events on offer from now until Friday

Monday, May 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

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