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Margaux

Lafite’s premium weakens further

Château Lafite’s price premium over its fellow first growths continued to shrink over the course of 2016 having declined steadily since 2011.

Monday, January 16th, 2017 No Comments »

Five Bordeaux fine wine brands to watch

We pick out five Bordeaux brands that have shown impressive prices increases on the secondary market in the past 12 months.

Friday, December 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Château Kirwan owner dies

Jean-Henri Schÿler, owner of Bordeaux third-growth Château Kirwan and négociant Maison Schröder & Schÿler, has died aged 85.

Monday, November 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Private collections in spotlight at Zachys HK auction

Over 900 lots of rare and fine wine and whisky from renowned private collectors will go under the hammer at Zachys next Hong Kong auction on 19 November.

Monday, November 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Margaux appoints new managing director

Château Margaux has appointed Philippe Bascaules as its new managing director but he will also remain director of winemaking at Inglenook in California.

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Christie’s HK announces first online sale

Christie’s has launched its first online auction, ‘Discover Bordeaux’, which features ‘affordable’ lots including First Growth verticals from a single private collector.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine climbs in July

July saw further progress for the fine wine market as the Liv-ex 100 climbed for the eighth consecutive month on the back of the weaker pound sterling.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Of Brexit and first growths

As currency fluctuates and stock markets struggle to hold their nerve in the wake of ‘Brexit’, fine wine is gliding on apparently quite unconcerned.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Margaux 2015: ‘wine of the vintage’ released

The ‘wine of the 2015 vintage’, Château Margaux, has released at just over £4,000 a case and merchants expect “significant demand”.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: ‘ravishing’ Alter Ego released

Château Palmer has released the price of its second wine ‘Alter Ego’, which at €44 is just over 14% more the opening price of the 2014 wine.

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 No Comments »

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