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Wednesday 1 July 2015

Fine Wine

In focus: 2012 Bordeaux

Following Robert Parker’s in-bottle scores of the 2012 Bordeaux vintage some of the wines, including Haut-Brion, have seen substantial price increases.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2014: Montrose too far?

Universally acknowledged as one of the best wines of the vintage, has Montrose gone too far with a 54% price hike?

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Fine Wine index flat in May

The Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 index ran flat in May with Bordeaux first growths accounting for the majority of wines that went up – and down over the course of the month.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

BBR in grower Champagne push

Fine wine merchant Berry Bros & Rudd aimed to introduce more customers to its grower Champagne portfolio with a dedicated tasting last week.

Monday, June 1st, 2015 No Comments »

£12k wine ‘may be undrinkable’

A bottle of fine wine sold at a London auction last week could be undrinkable, despite the £11,750 price-tag.

Monday, June 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2014: only Montrose left

The end of the 2014 campaign is in sight after a flurry of late releases and only Montrose remains unreleased among the big-name estates.

Monday, June 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Australian wine industry ‘on a roll’

Australian winemaker and international consultant Brian Croser has hailed changes to his country’s wine industry within the last two years as “an evolution – almost a revolution”.

Friday, May 29th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Magic of France’ comes to Acker auction

Auction house Acker Merrall & Condit hopes that lots of rare Bordeaux and Burgundy from two private cellar collections will enchant bidders at its HK sale in May.

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2014: A Certan success

“Wine of the vintage”, Vieux Château Certan, should sell out quickly, but the remaining big estates are now locked in a “Bordeaux standoff” straight out of Hollywood.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Sotheby’s sale makes HK$12m

Sotheby’s latest Hong Kong sale featuring an ex-cellar consignment of Burgundy from Maison Camille Giroud has made over HK$12 million.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 No Comments »

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