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Fine wine predictions 2016: the results

At the start of the year we made some predictions for the fine wine market in 2016, how true did they turn out to be?

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 ‘Top 10s’ of 2016

It’s the end of the year, almost, and with that comes our round up of 2016’s biggest top 10s – from extraordinary vineyards and top-selling Scotch, to irritating habits of the wine trade – we’ve covered it all.

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

HDH claims top US auction spot

Chicago-based fine wine auctioneer Hart Davis Hart has claimed the number one sales spot in the US.

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine investment: picks for 2017

Which fine wines might be poised to go up a gear in 2017 and reward the canny investor? There are plenty of picks in Bordeaux, California and Italy still.

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 1 Comment »

December 1916: killing Rasputin

The infamous ‘mad monk’ Grigori Rasputin was murdered 100 years ago this December, slaughtered in a wine cellar when poisoned booze failed to do the job.

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Yalumba loses ‘signature’ trademark battle

Australia’s Yalumba winery has lost a trademark battle it lodged against Pernod Ricard over its use of the word ‘Signature’ for a range of Jacob’s Creek wines.

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Japan develops ‘database’ of domestic wines

Japanese restaurant guide, Gurunavi has started to develop a list of domestic-made wine using local Japanese grapes, in partnership with the Japan Wineries Association.

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Change presents opportunity, TWFA boss says

Change and upheaval in 2017 is likely to present opportunities for duty free and travel retail, the head of the TWFA has claimed.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 fine wine risers of 2016

The 10 best performing fine wine labels on the Fine Wine 1000 over the last year show there’s still room for appreciation in DRC and signs of life for the Rhône

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

London’s best new independent merchants

You’d be forgiven for thinking that the tag end of 2016 was not an auspicious time to open an independent retail shop – but the following new openings demonstrate the resilience and opportunities within the market.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

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