One of Brunello di Montalcino’s most prestigious producers, Biondi-Santi, has announced it will not be producing a Brunello from the 2014 vintage.
Dubai’s luxury fine wine and spirits travel retailer, Le Clos, is drawing on its portfolio to offer a “stunning” array of Mouton Rothschild for Chinese New Year.
Hubert de Boüard, owner of Château Angelus in St Emilion, has hailed 2014 a “vintage for consumers” rather than collectors due to its fruit forward character.
Four wineries have joined the Grandes Pagos de España, an association designed to promote Spain’s high-end single estate producers.
“Considerable pent up demand” after the biggest downturn since World War II has led one wine investment firm to predict a 9% rise for the fine wine market in 2015.
Sotheby’s next Hong Kong sale on 4 April will combine fine wines and top watches consigned by a collector with a “passion” for both.
Fine wine at auction is not just a two horse race between Bordeaux and Burgundy, with 2014 seeing growing interest in Italy led by American demand.
2015 has got off to a promising start on Liv-ex, and not just because of a First Growth bounce.
In 1989 Humbrecht took over as chief winemaker at the famous Alsace producer, Domaine Zind Humbrecht, and also became France’s first MW.
The US press has been trawling over presidential wine stories in celebration of next week’s President’s Day on 16 February.
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