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Tuesday 6 December 2016 loc: GB

Bordeaux

Zachys in autumn’s first ‘white glove sale’

The New York auction house,Zachys has announced its first sale of the season was sold 100% by lot, realizing a total of HK$45.4 million (US$5.9 million).

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Disgraced oilman’s collection goes for $8m

The wine cellar of disgraced oilman Aubrey McClendon was sold for US$8.44 million in Chicago at the weekend.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 No Comments »

1989 Petrus propels London sale to £1m

This week Sotheby’s first London fine wine auction of the new season exceeded its pre-sale high estimate to reach £1,019,383 million.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Cheval Blanc to launch white wine

St Emilion grand cru Cheval Blanc is to release a white wine later this month, the first to be produced by a major Right Bank estate.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Christie’s to auction Avery family cellar

This October UK auction house Christie’s is to auction the Avery family’s cellar which is regarded as “one of the finest…collections of old and rare wine ever to appear at auction.”

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Sotheby’s to hold largest HK sale

Sotheby’s is to auction three fine wine cellars over two days in Hong Kong this October for an estimated US$8- $11 million.

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Cru Bourgeois teams up with WSET to attract younger tasters

Crus Bourgeois du Médoc is working with the WSET to encourage and the Association of Wine Educators to encourage their students to attend the organisation’s annual UK tasting this month.

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 No Comments »

US billionaire swoops on Bordeaux estates

A US billionaire has bought three châteaux on the Right Bank of Bordeaux in one fell swoop.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Château Palmer to host Picasso exhibition

Bordeaux third growth Château Palmer is to put on an exhibition at its estate in Margaux featuring a collection of black-and-white photographs of Pablo Picasso.

Tuesday, September 6th, 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 »

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