Fine Wine

Bordeaux 2017: the conundrum vintage

Returning from the Bordeaux en primeur tastings, many UK merchants seem confident of the quality of the best wines in 2017 and the potential to sell them – but will wariness over the frost-struck vintage, uncertainty over pricing, the spectre of a long campaign and an apathetic market put paid to its chances before the wines are even released?

Bordeaux 2017: The frost report

Bordeaux 2017 will perhaps always be remembered as a 'frost vintage' but that is far too simplistic a term for what is a fascinating, complex and occasionally brilliant vintage.

New book: 100 wines to drink aboard your yacht

Fine wine specialists Onshore Cellars has announced it is to publish a new book detailing the 100 best wines every discerning super yacht owner should possess.

HDH Burgundy sale nets US$7m

US fine wine auctioneer Hart Davis Hart’s ‘Celebration of Burgundy’ sale has netted over US$7 million in a new landmark sale, smashing the previous record by $1.5m.

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