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Friday 19 December 2014

Penfolds Grange

Australia and Bordeaux take centre stage

The 2008 vintages of Penfolds Grange and non-first growth crus classés took centre stage in the fine wine world this week.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines at Heathrow

Heathrow is one of the world’s busiest airports and, as a result, sells a serious amount of wine. Here are the top 10 wines sold by value.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Bottle of Penfolds brings down Aussie politician

The premier of New South Wales in Australia has resigned after “forgetting” to declare he had received a bottle of 1959 Penfolds Grange as a gift from a suspect in a corruption case.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Fine Wine 1000 holds steady

Liv-ex’s Fine Wine 1000 index halted a five month decline in March with non-European and Champagne labels buoying up the market.

Monday, April 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Penfolds collection in online sale

A collection of nearly 100 bottles of Penfolds Bin 95 Grange Hermitage is up for sale on auction website Grays Online this week.

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 No Comments »

‘Perfect’ Penfolds Grange sparks price war

A price war is raging among retailers in Australia over the 2008 vintage of Penfolds Grange, which received a perfect 100-point score from The Wine Advocate.

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 Aussie wine trends: 10. Pricey produce

The Australian wine industry is awash with change. We identify the key alterations taking place Downunder.

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 No Comments »

“Wine is no different than toilet paper”

One of the most powerful wine buyers in the world, Annette Alvarez-Peters of Costco, has slammed wine as “just a beverage” and “no different than toilet paper.”

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 14 Comments »

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