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Finger Lakes, travel

Decanter travel guide: Finger Lakes, New York State Hotels Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel This large-scale, airy, modern building offers many large front rooms facing the water. The bathroom showers are…

Ithaca, Cornell University, Finger Lakes

Decanter travel guide: Finger Lakes, New York State Morning Rise early to make the most of your day. Careful planning helps exploit this large-scale district because of longish distances to…

Bordeaux En Primeur

A US wine appraiser offers tips on wine shipping, spotting counterfeits and en primeur

Mel Brooks 2002 year old man

Auction News by Howard G Goldberg, from Decanter Magazine July 2012 issue, as Mel Brooks’ famous creation looks back on 2,000 years of wine.

Bernard Madoff

Morrell & Company sold all 58 lots from Bernard L Madoff's wine and spirits holdings for US$41,530 on Wednesday.

Ab Simon dies

Abdallah H Simon - ‘Ab’ to the Bordeaux and American wine trade - died on 1 January aged 88.

March auction news: strategy and scepticism

Meet my imaginary friend Joe Sixpack. In 2007 he moved up from booze to wine. He plunged into buying at auction. Now he wants to sell there. But Sixpack knows,…

Hong Kong auctions begin with a bang

The new decade’s early auctions have begun with a bang, with Acker Merrall & Condit’s first Hong Kong auction of 2010 grossing US$7.6m in back-to-back sales on 29 and 30

Hong Kong takes pole position in auction world

Hong Kong is becoming more and more important in the international auction world, with Acker Merrall & Condit leading the field, and Sotheby’s claiming the region is its most important…

David Lake MW dies

David Lake MW, a pivotal pioneer in Washington State’s wine industry, died Monday. He was in his mid-60s.

New York moves to allow wine in supermarkets

Despite a defeat last spring, New York State lawmakers have quickly introduced new legislation that would permit wine and liquor sales in supermarkets and grocery stores.