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Wednesday 26 October 2016 loc: GB


What fine wines are merchants looking at?

First growth claret remains the most searched for group of wines by merchants in the UK, France, Hong Kong, China and Belgium Liv-ex has said.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Of Brexit and first growths

As currency fluctuates and stock markets struggle to hold their nerve in the wake of ‘Brexit’, fine wine is gliding on apparently quite unconcerned.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: bring in the high rollers

Lafite, Cheval Blanc, Ausone and l’Evangile have effectively brought this year’s campaign to an end with their releases over the last few days.

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

HDH celebrates ‘superb’ auction

US auction house Hart Davis Hart is celebrating its May sale which brought in US$5.9 million thanks to demand for Bordeaux, Champagne and cult Napa Cab.

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 No Comments »

First growths dominate April trading

Helped by first growth trade, the Fine Wine 100 index gained a further 1% in April, the fifth consecutive monthly rise.

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Lunch at Lafite and Petrus for sale

Absentee bidding for a number of “unique Bordeaux experiences”, including lunches at estates such as Lafite and Petrus, is due to close this Monday before a live sale in New York.

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Lafite leads Sotheby’s sale

It was Lafite rather than Pétrus or Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, that topped Sotheby’s latest London sale.

Thursday, April 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Touch of ‘March madness’ for fine wine

The Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 recorded its biggest rise this March since February 2013, up just under 3%.

Friday, April 1st, 2016 1 Comment »

Bill Koch to auction half his wine collection

Sotheby’s is to hold a three-day sale in New York this May featuring some 20,000 bottles from the cellar of billionaire US collector and anti-fraud campaigner, Bill Koch.

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 1 Comment »

Best-selling labels at Sotheby’s in 2015

The fine wine auction scene is certainly heating up, especially at Sotheby’s. Here, we take you through last year’s biggest selling labels at the famous auction house.

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 No Comments »

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