Viewing entries posted in December 2017

French wines dominate 2017 Power 100 by price

France’s major wine regions occupy 75% of the top 20

Posted by Rachel England on 22 December 2017

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Liv-ex Power 100 reveals 2017 was the year of Burgundy

The annual list of the most powerful fine wine brands is out now

Posted by Rachel England on 21 December 2017

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Le Pin leads the way in record-breaking $9m auction

Over 3,000 lots went under the hammer at the three-day Chicago sale

Posted by Rachel England on 20 December 2017

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Bordeaux’s bounce quashed by Burgundy

The region’s overall market share has fallen again

Posted by Rachel England on 19 December 2017

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Haut-Bailly owner Robert Wilmers dies

The American owner of Graves’ Chateau Haut-Bailly has passed away at 83

Posted by Rachel England on 18 December 2017

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Never miss the chance to drink a Krug!

As champagne expert Richard Juhlin explains - "If the opportunity arises, never miss the chance to drink a Krug!"

Posted by Lukasz Kolodziejczyk on 18 December 2017

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My 20 best wines tasted in 2017

There were plenty of heights in 2017, I give thanks to those faithful and generous wine lovers without whom I wouldn't have had the chance to sample these beauties.

Posted by Lukasz Kolodziejczyk on 15 December 2017

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Henri Jayer shines at Sotheby’s last sale of the year

A 12-bottle case of the 1990 vintage sold for £55,000

Posted by Rachel England on 15 December 2017

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Tasting with Chateau Cantenac Brown

Pauline Fradin of Chateau Cantencac Brown’s recent visit was one of the more low key affairs at the Cult Wines Head Office.

Posted by Josh Benbow on 15 December 2017

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Cheval Blanc smashes Christie’s record

A case of 1947 Cheval Blanc set a new record at the recent London sale

Posted by Rachel England on 14 December 2017

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