Madeira

New records set for Scotch and Cheval Blanc at Christie’s sale

A case of 1947 Cheval Blanc, a 62-year-old Dalmore, shipwrecked Champagne and a bottle of 1806 Lafite were among the rare wines and spirits offered by Christie's at its London sale last week that made over £3 million in total.

Rare stash of Madeira wine discovered by US museum

A US museum has discovered a stash of Madeira wines dating back to the late 1700s, making them almost as old as the country they were found in.

The week in pictures

This week has included a flying visit to Catalunya for a lesson on climate change at Torres, Copper Rivet Distillery's early Trafalgar Day celebrations, and a masterclass courtesy of the Madeira Wine Institute.

The week’s top 10 most read

We round up the week’s most read articles on the drinks business including the discovery of a stash of rare 18th century Madeira and a man checking in a single can of beer on a Perth-bound flight. 

开瓶起底:吕杨

March 16th, 2017

H&H puts old vats back to work

February 17th, 2017

Bonhams extends July sale

June 29th, 2016

db Eats: The Truscott Arms

March 21st, 2016

HDH hails ‘blockbuster’ sale

February 24th, 2016

1811 Yquem goes for US$49k

December 7th, 2015

Madeira clarifies message

May 11th, 2015

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