News

How Does Wine Taxation Work?
When it comes to wine, you really do get what you pay for.
Posted on: 15th November 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Wine Market News
Tagged: Tax Taxation Budget Autumn Budget Phillip Hammond Duty WSTA
James Suckling reveals his 2018 wine of the year
The critic has given 11 wines a perfect 100-point score

Posted on: 7th November 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Tasting Notes
Tagged: James Suckling 2018 wine Canon 2015 Bordeaux Belair Monange Solaia Vieux Chateau Certan Donhoff Dellchen Riesling GG 2017 Taylor's 2016 score critic
Global wine levels rebound after 2017’s record low
This year’s global wine harvest has bounced back with vigour.
Posted on: 6th November 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Wine Making
Tagged: global wine harvest 2018 2017 record high Europe France Italy Spain USA Chile Argentina New Zealand South Africa
Fine wine market pulls back in October
Both the Liv-ex 100 and 1000 saw dips last month.
Posted on: 5th November 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Wine Market News
Tagged: Bordeaux Burgundy fine wine Liv-ex 100 Liv-ex 1000 Armand Rousseau California October
Pichon Baron takes top spot at Sotheby’s sale
A ‘complete collection’ of the 2010 vintage sold for £21,780.
Posted on: 2nd November 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Auction results
Tagged: Sotheby's sale auction London Pichon Baron Petrus Lafite Mouton Rothschild Bordeaux
Charles Heidsieck releases limited edition Blanc des Millenaires cases
The cases feature every vintage ever made.
Posted on: 31st October 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Wine Market News
Tagged: Charles Heidsieck Blanc des Millenaires limited edition Champagne cases blanc des blancs
‘Spectacular’ collection of Latour on offer this November
It’ll be Christie’s biggest sale of the year.
Posted on: 30th October 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Auction results, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Latour Christie's Denis Malbec Champagne Lanson Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Le Pin Dom Perignon Cristal Gaja sale auction ex-cellar
Jane Anson dubs Leoville Las Cases 2016 ‘wine of the vintage’
The critic has released her 2016 Left Bank in-bottle scores.
Posted on: 29th October 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Tasting Notes, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Leoville Las Cases Lafite Rothschild 2016 Bordeaux Medoc Left Bank Jane Anson critic scores
Penfolds unveils ‘2018 Collection’
It covers five vintages, seven varieties and 15 regions.
Posted on: 26th October 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Wine Market News
Tagged: Penfolds Australia 2018 collection Grange 2014 white Chardonnay Cabernet