Rolet

The Devillards (Chamirey, Perdrix) set up shop in the Jura

As the Devillard family secure a deal to buy Domaine Rolet, we consider why this key player in Burgundy wishes to get a foot in the door in the Jura.

OIV Bilan economique 2017

The global wine market in 2017: the OIV’s economic assessment

Last week saw the OIV release their economic assessment of the global wine market in 2017. Read our round up of the key trends defining this industry.

jean louis chave hermitage

New record: €8,512 for a Jean-Louis Chave Cathelin Hermitage

This cult Hermitage domain continues to impress. The iDealwine auction on the 28th February saw a bottle of its almost ...

romanee conti 2010

Mixed case of 2010 Romanée-Conti goes for €36,723 at auction

A case of Romanée-Conti Grands Crus sold for €36,723 at auction at iDealwine on 18th January, a sale that sees ...

millesime 2016

The 2016 vintage in France (part 1)

It’s here! The long awaited 2016 vintage is starting to appear on the shelves and, apart from having to endure ...

Crus-Bourgois-nouveau-classement

New Crus Bourgeois classification finalised

It’s official: the new Crus Bourgeois classification was adopted at the end of 2017. And the outcome is… the reinstatement ...

Champagne & sparkling: still highly seasonal wines!

VinoVision Paris – an international trade show for wines from northern France – has published a fascinating analysis which overturns ...

Obituary: Robert Wilmers from Haut-Bailly

The proprietor of Château Haut-Bailly, a classified cru vineyard in Graves, died at his home in New York on Saturday, ...

Romanée-Conti 2000

Romanée-Conti 2000: new auction record on iDealwine at €17,146

During the online auction that ended online on 15th November 2017 on iDealwine, a bottle of Romanée-Conti 2000 was auctioned ...

Clos de Tart

Clos de Tart | New owner: good or bad news?

It is now official, the Artémis Group, investment company owned by the Pinault family, bought the 7.53 hectare Clos de ...