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Top US auction house bets on Bordeaux rebound

Thursday 9 October 2014

Chicago's Hart Davis Hart will hold its first Bordeaux-only auction at the end of this month, in what...

fruit fly

Concerns rise as grape-rotting fly found in Bordeaux vineyards

Wednesday 8 October 2014

There is rising concern in Bordeaux about an Asian fruit fly that causes sour rot in vineyards, although...

Harvest time at Evening Land's Seven Springs Vineuyard

Oregon winemakers laud 'juggernaut' 2014 vintage

Tuesday 7 October 2014

Oregon winemakers have reported bumper grape hauls from the 2014 harvest, with quality that the 'public...

Thierry Roset

Charles Heidsieck chef de caves dies

Tuesday 7 October 2014

Thierry Roset, the chef de caves at Charles Heidsieck Champagne house, has died at the age of 55.

Sotheby's has sold 114 bottles of DRC Romanee-Conti in one lot

Sotheby's claims auction record with DRC 'super lot'

Monday 6 October 2014

Sotheby's has sold a 114-bottle 'super lot' of DRC Romanee-Conti wines for more than US$1.5m in Hong...

Cape wine auction 2014

South African reds break new ground at Cape wine auction

Monday 6 October 2014

This year's Cape Winemakers Guild Auction saw a record amount spent with red wines from three estates...


Alsace wine firm Hugel angered by supermarket listing

Monday 6 October 2014

The Hugel family has launched a public protest after finding its wines listed in one of France's biggest...

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UK health body backs drug that stops you drinking

Friday 3 October 2014

A new drug that suppresses people's desire to drink too much wine has been backed by the UK body...

Pier-Alexis Souliere

Young Sommelier of the Year 2014 winner announced

Thursday 2 October 2014

Pier-Alexis Souliere, most recently of Est. restaurant in Sydney, Australia, has won the 2014 Young...

Art historian Laurent Chavier (left) holds a copy of the document in front of Chateau Haut-Brion

Haut-Brion history dates back 500 years, new research shows

Thursday 2 October 2014

New research has uncovered the oldest known mention of Chateau Haut-Brion dating back to the beginning...

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