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Fine Wine

Cheval Blanc to launch white wine

St Emilion grand cru Cheval Blanc is to release a white wine later this month, the first to be produced by a major Right Bank estate.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Uncorked: Herve Pennequin

The exuberant bon vivant, Herve Pennequin on tasting his first glass of 1974 Haut Brion and having a fondness for mature Cognac and cigars.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Blockbuster’ Sotheby’s sale achieves $5m

A blockbuster weekend for Sotheby’s fine wine department saw US$5 million raised in New York last weekend.

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Rare Lafite in spotlight at Acker HK sale

Top rare Bordeaux verticals will be on offer at Acker, Merrall and Condit’s next Hong Kong auction, happening on Saturday, 24 September.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Christie’s to auction Avery family cellar

This October UK auction house Christie’s is to auction the Avery family’s cellar which is regarded as “one of the finest…collections of old and rare wine ever to appear at auction.”

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Sotheby’s to hold largest HK sale

Sotheby’s is to auction three fine wine cellars over two days in Hong Kong this October for an estimated US$8- $11 million.

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Fabulous’ Almaviva 2014 released

The 2014 vintage of Chilean fine wine, Almaviva, has been released with an almost 20% increase in price on the 2013.

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Opus One 2013 going down a storm

The 2013 vintage of Opus One was released to La Place in Bordeaux at the beginning of September.

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

The lure of California

The arrival of Opus One 2013 on La Place on Monday morning is a reminder that the fine wine investment market isn’t all about Bordeaux.

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Glaetzer to release wine to rival Amon-Ra

While he refuses to put the price up of his popular old vine Shiraz, Amon-Ra, winemaker Ben Glaetzer is to release a bespoke bottling to rival his top drop.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

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