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Fine Wine

Most powerful fine wine brands: nos. 10-1

The first growths rule the roost for the first time since 2010 as we round up the top 10 most powerful wine labels of 2016.

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 1 Comment »

Australia’s new philosophy of freshness

A new generation of Australian winemakers are turning their backs on big, beefy styles in favour of lighter, fruitier expressions in response to demand from restaurants and consumers.

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 1 Comment »

Hockney launches Mouton label in London

David Hockney’s design for Mouton Rothschild 2014 was launched at Spencer House in London on Friday at an event hosted by the artist along with Lord Rothschild.

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 No Comments »

‘Treasure trove’ of fine wine on sale in NYC

Auction house Sotheby’s is to offer a “treasure trove” of “iconic” labels worth over $2 million in New York later this month.

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 No Comments »

Mouton MD: 2016 ‘clearly excellent’

The 2016 harvest in Bordeaux “is clearly an excellent vintage” and on a par in terms of quality with 2005 and 2009, according to Philippe Dhalluin, the managing director of Mouton Rothschild.

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 No Comments »

Latour-focused members’ club appoints Ramsay somm

Ten Trinity Square Private Club, a London members’ club launching soon in partnership with Château Latour, has appointed former Restaurant Gordon Ramsay head sommelier Jan Konetzki as its wine director.

Friday, February 3rd, 2017 No Comments »

Fine wine benchmarks up in January

The leading Liv-ex fine wine indices both rose in January, continuing an unbroken run of monthly gains since December 2015 for the FW100.

Friday, February 3rd, 2017 No Comments »

de Villaine hails ‘terroir-driven’ 2014 vintage

Domaine de la Romanée-Conti’s Aubert de Villaine has said the wines of 2014 are particularly marked by their terroir expression, in what was a tricky vintage in Burgundy.

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 No Comments »

Premiere Napa auction to put lots online

The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) has announced that over 40 lots from its annual auction will be put online for international buyers to bid on for the first time.

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 No Comments »

Anti-counterfeiting seminars to take place in HK

Wine authenticator Maureen Downey will host a series of seminars on fine wine fraud and counterfeiting in Hong Kong next week.

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 1 Comment »

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