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Tuesday 21 October 2014

Henri Jayer

DRC superlot auction sets world record

A “superlot” of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti has become the most expensive auction lot ever, selling for over HK$12 million (£1m) in Hong Kong.

Monday, October 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Sotheby’s top 10 wines by value 2013

Domaine de la Romanée-Conti was the most valuable fine wine sold by Sotheby’s in 2013.

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Burgundy continues unstoppable auction run

Burgundy’s bull run of the auction circuit continued apace this week with Domaine de la Romanée-Conti and Henri Jayer topping Sotheby’s best lots.

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 No Comments »

The top 10 most expensive wines

From Pinot Noir, to Chardonnay and Riesling, here are the world’s top 10 most expensive wines.

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 11 Comments »

Acker kicks off autumn with a bang

US auction house Acker Merrall & Condit has lined up a host of current auction favourites for its upcoming Hong Kong sale, including the first full case of Screaming Eagle 1992 to be offered since 2008.

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Burgundy dominates HK sale

Christie’s first autumn sale in Hong Kong got off to a strong start with Burgundy and Pétrus being both the star attractions and biggest sellers.

Monday, September 2nd, 2013 No Comments »

Henri Jayer tops lots at Chicago sale

A case of 1990 Henri Jayer Cros Parantoux sold for US$113,525 at Hart Davis Hart’s first auction of the season in Chicago.

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Christie’s announces HK Burgundy-only sale

Auction house Christie’s has announced it will be hosting a Burgundy-exclusive sale this March in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Budget cuts force Dijon to sell wine collection

The Socialist mayor of Dijon has raised €151,620 for city coffers by selling off 3,500 bottles from the municipal wine cellar.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 No Comments »

The world’s most exclusive luxury tasting in pictures

A pictorial review of a once-in-a-lifetime, weekend-long tasting at Burgundy’s Château de Mercurey shows how the rich wine lover really lives.

Friday, January 25th, 2013 1 Comment »

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