French crystal maker Baccarat has launched its first hotel in New York boasting “push for Champagne” buttons and a 20 by 25 foot wall of crystal glassware.
An on-demand alcohol delivery app has secured US$1.1 million from private investors to expand its service into more US cities.
Christie’s is beginning its New York spring season with an online sale featuring over 900 bottles of Madeira.
Senior salesmen from a major US drinks distributor have been suspended after sending lewd strip club images to a Laurent Perrier executive.
The New York auction house claims to have hosted the city’s largest fine wine sale in nearly a decade last week.
The first sale of the “Empire Collection” made over US$3 million at Wally’s New York sale last weekend, with one whole day given over to Burgundy.
US auctioneer Acker Merrall & Condit saw the final sale of importer Martine Saunier’s Burgundy collection go out with a “big bang” in New York.
From Krug to Selosse and Roederer to Dom Pérignon, we count down the best-selling Champagne houses at Sotheby’s in 2014.
The fine wine auction market is shifting depending on where the wine is sourced, where it’s sold and which corner of the world has the deepest pockets.
Zachys has a line-up of Krug, Mouton signed by Andy Warhol and over 1,000 lots of Burgundy to sell at its next sale in New York at the end of this month.
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