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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

New St. Emilion Classification under Discussion

Date posted: March 28, 2011

Leading chateaux in the area met with the French appellations body INAO (Institut National de l’Origine et de la Qualité) near the end of February to discuss the long awaited new classification of St. Emilion.
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Wine Film in the Works to Shed Light on Chinese Bordeaux Interest

Date posted: March 22, 2011

Andrew Caillard MW of Australian auctioneers Langton’s announced that he will soon be presenting “The Fine Wine Game,” a film that aims to “explore the phenomenon that is China and the burgeoning interest in Bordeaux, Read full story...

Champagne brands for sale

Date posted: March 15, 2011

Rémy Cointreau, the owner of Champagne brands Piper-Heidsieck and Charles Heidsieck, is putting the two brands on the block for sale to the highest bidder. Read full story...

Champagne supplies getting short?

Date posted: March 11, 2011

With the economic recovery well on its way Champagne supplies are growing short according to luxury goods behemoth LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy).
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