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Ten most searched-for wine names*
  • 1. Dom Perignon2. Petrus3. Pin4. Montrose5. Cristal
  • 6. Talbot7. Angelus8. Belgrave9. Krug10. Palmer
*in the last 3 months, courtesy of a very popular search engine

High Prices of Bordeaux 2009 Risk Alienating US Buyers

Date posted: June 29, 2010

US wine merchants have expressed concerns about the high prices of the Bordeaux 2009 vintage, which has some experts questioning whether it could be turning off buyers. Read full story...

Sales of Bordeaux 2009 Booming

Date posted: June 28, 2010

Last week, futures buying of the Bordeaux 2009 vintage accelerated when even more chateaux announced release prices.

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Far Eastern Promise

Date posted: June 14, 2010

Asia's appetite for Lafite over the past three years is strongly indicative of the impact the region will have on the fine wine market as a whole. Miles Davis, partner at Wine Asset Managers LLP analyses the subject.

The story of Château Lafite over the last three years has given collectors and investors alike an early insight into the impact that the Far East can have on the fine wine market as a whole. Read full story...

Short Sales of Lafite 09 Cause a Stir

Date posted: June 12, 2010

This year’s short selling of Chateau Lafite 2009 on Liv-ex has angered some buyers, while others tend to see it as inevitable and even vital for pricing.
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Bordeaux 2009 Campaign Intensifies

Date posted: June 11, 2010

Merchants are waiting to discover what allocations of the top wines they will receive, and what the prices will be. Read full story...