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Sunday 25 September 2016 loc: US

Petrus

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 »

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 »

New highs for Petrus

The weaker pound continues to be a boon for fine wine as eight vintages of Petrus hit new trade records on Liv-ex this month.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

HDH to auction off fallen oil man’s collection

The cellar of the late Aubrey McClendon, during his lifetime one of the biggest wine collectors in the US, is to be auctioned off by Hart Davis Hart this September.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Belgian Brewery launches mix-your-own beer in UK

Belgian Brewery De Brabandere has launched three beers onto the UK market that can be mixed to create original blends

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: ‘flashes of brilliance’ says Martin

The 2015 vintage has some “profound” wines but it is far from perfect, says The Wine Advocate’s Neal Martin, who has dished out a clutch of potential 100-pointers.

Friday, April 29th, 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 »

Top 10 wines at Sotheby’s HK spring sale

Sotheby’s Hong Kong spring sale is a treasure trove of classic vintages of Screaming Eagle and Petrus as well as the Asia launch of ‘Ornellaia Archivio Storico’.

Friday, March 18th, 2016 No Comments »

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