While Romanée-Conti and Petrus dominated the overall iDealwine auction rankings in 2016, the most expensive single bottle was an Hermitage La Chapelle. Investors would do well to take a closer look at this revered northern Rhône appellation.
Online auctioneer iDealwine saw its sales grow 24% by value in 2016 with nearly 100,000 bottles of wine sold.
A Rhône red blend by renowned French chef Joël Robuchon has topped Amazon China’s list of ‘Most Popular Directly Imported Wines’ in China in 2016.
Originally from Lyon, Yves Desmaris is a London-based Master Sommelier with a fondness for the priciest producers of his home country.