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Thursday 28 August 2014

Lafite

More positive signs for fine wine

The tail end of August has offered more reasons for fine wine followers to be cheerful as the value of bids on Liv-ex topped £1 million.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Fine wine decline slows in July

The Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 declined for the sixteenth straight month in July but it was the slightest monthly drop since December last year.

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Under-the-radar Lafites trading well

Although Lafite no longer commands the share of trade it used to there are vintages that are still attracting buyers’ interest.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Was Parker right about first growth pricing?

Liv-ex considered a statement made by Robert Parker 10 years ago about first growth pricing and has found him to be largely correct.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Lafite China’s first wine declared ‘not bad’

DBR Lafite managing director Christopher Salin described the first wine from its Chinese vineyard as “not bad, not yet good”.

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Lafite’s premium narrows further

Lafite’s premium over its fellow first growths is narrowing as poor performing vintages start to make their way into its Liv-ex sub-index.

Monday, June 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Case of 1982 Lafite tops auction at $42k

An original wood case of Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1982 was the top selling item at Zachys’ New York Spring auction this week selling for $41,650.

Monday, May 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco slashes fine wine prices

Tesco is slashing the prices of first growth Bordeaux and other fine wines in a major sale starting tonight.

Friday, May 9th, 2014 1 Comment »

US ‘reasserts’ itself at Sotheby’s sale

American buyers were out in force at Sotheby’s New York sale this week, in an auction that made US$1.4 million and was dominated by Bordeaux.

Monday, April 28th, 2014 No Comments »

AWC further defends authenticity of wines

The Antique Wine Company has issued a further statement defending the authenticity of a number of wines now claimed to be fakes.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 No Comments »

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