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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 Reports 46% Increase in Online Wine Sales to Asian Markets in 2010

Date posted: December 6, 2010

32% of fine wine sales went to buyers in the Far East to boost online merchant's ecommerce sales in sour economy. Read full story...

Research completed by the American Association of Wine Economists

Date posted: November 30, 2010

The American Association of Wine Economists (AAWE) has produced a working paper that attempts to show the relationship between specific Bordeaux wines and the many individual wines that make up the brand as a whole. Read full story...

Bordeaux 2009 – En Primeur Wines Worth Investing In?

Date posted: February 16, 2010

In August last year, there was a lot of speculation about the quality of the 2009 vintage. Growers claimed that the near perfect weather conditions would result in a vintage that would rival that of 2005, which was hyped as the “vintage of the century.” Read full story...

First ever fine wine auction in China last month

Date posted: June 8, 2009

The first ever auction of fine wine took place in Beijing last month and achieved sales in excess of £750,000, mainly to people who it appears have little intention of storing their wines for use as potential investment.

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The Times Discusses Fine Wine Investment

Date posted: April 10, 2009

Investors in fine wine will have been interested to see an article published in The Times this week which brought news of recent auction activity as well as discussing the fortunes of the fine wine market more generally.

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