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En primeur: Merchant Checklist

Buying and investing in wine can be a tricky business if you don't know the difference between a good and a bad merchant. Here's are our ten top tips for investing safely.


Make sure you understand the company's commission structure, in case you decide to sell your wines back at a future date. Beware 'up front' commission deals for en primeur wines.