Wine consumption: China to surpass France in value by 2020

The latest figures on wine consumption published by the IWSR estimate that China will surpass France in terms of value by 2020.

Perrine Fenal named new co-director of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti

Perrine Fenal is named the new co-director of mythic Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, succeeding her cousin, Henry-Frédéric Roch, who passed away last November.

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Jacques Devauges named director of Clos des Lambrays

Former director of Clos de Tart, Jacques Devauges has been appointed head of neighbouring Clos des Lambrays, owned by LVMH.

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Domain Rebourseau: the Bouygues family gets a foothold in Burgundy

Did you know? The Bouygues family is making waves once again with its new vineyard purchase. We investigate.

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20% of Petrus sold: was it a good investment?

Pomerol powerhouse: the most expensive vineyard sale on record

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The South West: the top 20 highest-priced bottles at auction (first semester of 2018)

The South West is an Aladdin’s cave of vinous treasures. A look at the 20 most-expensive bottles from this fascinating region.

Languedoc-Roussillon: the top 20 highest-priced bottles at auction (first semester of 2018)

As the Tour de France ends, ours is just beginning. Our top 20 rankings reveal the top dogs in 2018 from the Languedoc-Roussillon.

Champagne: the top 20 highest-priced bottles at auction (first semester of 2018)

It’s Champagne’s turn to show us which cuvées are seducing the fine wine auction market. A look at the top 20 most expensive bottles of bubbly so far in 2018.

Beaujolais: the top 20 highest-priced bottles at auction (first semester of 2018)

It’s Beaujolais’ turn to show us its 20 most expensive treasures. A look at the highest-priced bottles at auction so far from the land of Gamay.

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The Rhône: the top 20 highest-priced bottles at auction (first semester of 2018)

As we continue our analysis of the most expensive bottles at auction, our attention turns to the Rhône. A look at the most sought-after signatures from this great region.