2016

Auction Report: December, DRC 1991 sold for 10,320€ (+28%)

The latest iDealwine online auction, which closed on 14 December, put Burgundy grands crus in the spotlight.  A bottle of ...

Tasting: choosing the right wine glass

It’s something we have all had the misfortune to experience at one time or another: a fine wine served in ...

Auction Report: focus on Bordeaux first growths

The trend seems indisputable – prices for recent vintages of Bordeaux grands crus have remained stable for many months. At ...

Auction Report: November, all top domains on the rise

Of the 3,000 lots offered at the auction closed 16 November, each region offered up some genuine treasures; rare wines ...

Auction report: Jura wines make a breakthrough

Of all France’s wine regions, the Jura has changed most in recent years. Some vintages fetched record prices at our ...

The Barton family celebrates 190 years in the Médoc

A few days ago, the Barton family celebrated a remarkable anniversary in their own elegant way: the acquisition, 190 years ...

David Hockney illustrates Mouton 2014

The label for the 2014 vintage of Mouton Rothschild has just been unveiled. In the year of the death of ...

Top wines up for auction in aid of the charity “Restos du Coeur”

French vintners and wine merchants united, for the second year running, in an act of solidarity.  Around a hundred magnificent ...

Auction Report: October led by Haut Brion 1989, Bonneau, Château-Chalon, Overnoy and top champagnes

Here, we take a look at the highest selling wines at iDealwine’s auction closed on 28th October. Bordeaux grands crus ...

Franc de pied vines: history and impact on the taste

  The story of franc de pied vines To understand this expression, we need to take a trip back in ...