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Wednesday 26 October 2016 loc: GB


Top 10 HITT auction lots

From a tour around the Tesseron Cognac estate to a 100-pointer 1990 magnum of Hermitage La Chapelle, we look at the fantastic array of auction lots at dbHK’s upcoming HITT competition.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Suduiraut launches second dry white

Sauternes Premier Cru Classé estate Château Suduiraut has launched a new ‘entry-level’ dry white wine, Le Blanc Sec de Suduiraut 2015.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Yquem 2014: good sales despite currency woes

The 2014 vintage of Château d’Yquem has been released at the same price as the 2013 and despite being more expensive due to the weaker pound, sales have been positive say merchants.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Sauternes abounds at Sotheby’s sale

Sotheby’s first London fine wine sale of the winter season includes rare Sauternes and Champagne among the more usual cornucopia of claret and Burgundy.

Monday, September 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Climens to open doors to visitors

Barsac estate Château Climens will open its doors to visitors by appointment from this September.

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: after Pontet – le déluge

The floodgates have opened this morning with a rush of châteaux adding their names to the list of en primeur releases.

Thursday, May 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: Sauternes releases continue

Château Suduiraut has released its opening price for its 2015 wine, adding to the tally of fellow sweet wines already out.

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: Doisy, Sigalas and Guiraud

More Sauternes estates have followed Coutet’s example and released their prices this week generally below or equal to those of 2014.

Friday, April 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: Coutet and Chasse-Spleen prices released

Château Coutet and Chasse-Spleen have released prices for their 2015 wines, both with 10% increases on the cost of the 2014s.

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: first impressions

With the trade having descended on Bordeaux for primeurs, we present a few first impressions of the Right Bank, Sauternes, Graves and Pessac-Léognan.

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 No Comments »

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