News

Dominus 2014 leads US wine trade
An increasing number of US wines are trading on the secondary market.
Posted on: 6th July 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Wine Investment, Wine Market News,
Tagged: US wines trade Screaming Eagle Dominus Opus One California vintage market
Merchants overestimated Bordeaux 2017 release prices by 17%
Release prices were lower than expected for the majority of merchants surveyed.
Posted on: 5th July 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: merchant release price 2017 Bordeaux campaign prediction Liv-ex Mission Haut Brion Pavie
Burgundy pushes Liv-ex 1000 up 1.4%
The broadest market measure follows the Liv-ex 100 with growth in June.
Posted on: 4th July 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Wine Investment
Tagged: Liv-ex 1000 market Burgundy indices growth gains Bordeaux investment Champagne
Liv-ex 100 gains a solid 1.1% in June
The market seems unfazed by a lacklustre En Primeur campaign.
Posted on: 3rd July 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Closer Look, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Liv-ex June En Primeur gains 2009 Sassicaia Petrus DRC Latour Ducru Beaucaillou Richebourg
Liv-ex calls Bordeaux 2017 campaign a ‘risky strategy’
Both volume and value dropped significantly this year.
Posted on: 29th June 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Bordeaux 2017 En Primeur campaign sales volume value First Growths Liv-ex report chateaux market
France passes law to increase winery stock levels
The move is designed to mitigate weather hazards.
Posted on: 28th June 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Wine Investment, Wine Making,
Tagged: France wine stock storage holdings law rule weather damage frost hail Bordeaux volume
En Primeur sales ‘half of what was achieved last year’
Merchants say the latest Bordeaux campaign represents a missed opportunity.
Posted on: 27th June 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Bordeaux en Primeur, Wine Investment,
Tagged: En Primeur 2017 Bordeaux campaign industry Liv-ex sales volume value
Henri Jayer sale shatters all previous wine auction records
The ex-cellar sale skyrocketed to £26.3 million.
Posted on: 26th June 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Auction results, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Henri Jayer Burgundy auction sale ex-cellar Richebourg Cros Parantoux magnum Baghera Geneva
Roederer cellar master: ‘2008 Cristal is my best ever’
It’s the ‘most Cristal of Cristals’.

Posted on: 21st June 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Closer Look
Tagged: Champagne Roederer Cristal 2008 Jean-Baptise Lecaillon vintage prestige cuvee