You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Wednesday 31 August 2016 loc: US

Bordeaux

Bordeaux 2015: the final push

Four big name estates have followed Margaux as this year’s campaign, finally, looks as though it’s entering its end game.

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Margaux 2015: ‘wine of the vintage’ released

The ‘wine of the 2015 vintage’, Château Margaux, has released at just over £4,000 a case and merchants expect “significant demand”.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: Cos releases as prices spiral

Cos d’Estournel has set the cost of its 2015 wine over 40% above that of its 2014, as opening prices out of Bordeaux begin to spiral.

Thursday, June 9th, 2016 No Comments »

The Ausone Layer

Have Ausone’s prices drifted too far into the upper atmosphere? With brokers keeping their hands off are there potential buying opportunities to be had?

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 3 Comments »

Bordeaux 15: Palmer releases at 09/10 level

Château Palmer has offered its 2015 at almost the same opening price as its 2009 and 2010 wines.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Mouton and Cheval top Martin’s ‘06 scores

Neal Martin’s 10-year retrospective report for the Bordeaux 2006 vintage has seen Mouton Rothschild and Cheval Blanc take the top scores.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: Lynch at the limit

Lynch-Bages’ opening price is sure to cause a sharp intake of breath but might it be a savvy buy?

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Pichon Baron: ‘a classic EP conundrum’

Château Pichon Baron led the sally forth of en primeur releases yesterday morning but with a price that will likely give buyers pause for thought.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Palmer 2015 barrel makes HK$3m at auction

A 225-litre barrel of 2015 Palmer topped the best-selling lots at the estate’s first ex-cellar sale in Hong Kong at the weekend, making over HK$3 million.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

With Vinexpo now a distant memory, dbHK was gripped by auction fever and sank spirits with the defiantly non conformist author of the Whisky Bible, Jim Murray.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Most Read

Eight irritating habits of people in the wine trade

19th August, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 extraordinary vineyards

25th July, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Ten of the world’s best rosés

11th August, 2016 by Patrick Schmitt

America's first cat wine bar to open in Denver

13th June, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

The 10 worst rated beers in the world

25th August, 2016 by Steven Green

Top 10 wine brands 2016

26th July, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

14 of the world's best sparkling wines

23rd August, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Scotch whisky brands

1st July, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Nine 'hipster' Napa wineries hot in NYC

14th June, 2016 by Marisa D'Vari