The week in pictures

In the aftermath of a Lanson-soaked Wimbledon, this week included a trip on Bombay Sapphire's gin train, the opening of the first magnum of Digby's vintage rosé 2009 and culminated in cocktails at Dirty Bones' new site in Soho.

Bottle of first Grange breaks record in Australia

A bottle of 1951 Penfolds Grange, the first vintage of the famous label, has been sold at auction for over AU$51,000 – making it one of the most expensive bottles ever sold in Australia.

Louis Jadot buys famous Santenay estate

Maison Louis Jadot has announced its acquisition of one of Santenay’s leading estates, Domaine Prieur-Brunet.

Marchese Frescobaldi: ‘Great wines have no competitors’

“There is never competition between great wines,” stated Marchese Lamberto Frescobaldi at an event he co-hosted in London at the end of June.

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