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Tuesday 1 December 2015


Lafite’s Chevallier to step down

The longstanding technical director of Château Lafite, Charles Chevallier, is to step down in the new year.

Friday, November 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Sotheby’s offers 100 years of fine wine

Sotheby’s is set to offer a bottle of 1903 Lafite as part of its next London sale this December.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Burgundy leads Acker HK auction

Acker Merrall & Condit’s next Hong Kong sale this month features a roll call of Burgundy’s greatest names.

Monday, September 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Sotheby’s kicks off London season

Sotheby’s will begin its autumn season in London later this month with the sale of a “Great Bordeaux Cellar”.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Mouton most popular wine on Liv-ex

Château Mouton Rothschild has overtaken fellow first growth Lafite as the most searched for wine on Liv-ex.

Monday, August 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Autumn season starts for Sotheby’s HK

Sotheby’s Hong Kong October auction features two single-owner sales estimated at over HK$36 million and described by the auction house as a “tempting treasure trove full of allure and promise.”

Monday, August 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Lafite’s fortunes continue to fade

Château Lafite’s price premium versus its fellow first growths is continuing to fall with Mouton Rothschild and Haut-Brion catching up.

Thursday, August 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Time to buy 2010 Lafite?

With Lafite’s 2010 vintage now over 50% below its release price, is now the time to buy?

Friday, July 17th, 2015 No Comments »

En Primeur: Asia market ‘has matured’

This year’s en primeur campaign has been hailed a success by several Hong Kong-based wine merchants, with many Asian consumers having changed their buying habits to reflect personal consumption.

Monday, June 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Sotheby’s en primeur campaign declared a success

Sotheby’s en primeur campaign was a sterling success according to the auction house, with sales up 90% on 2013.

Friday, June 12th, 2015 No Comments »

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