Our Wine Journal

Our musings about the notable and newsworthy.

Every day we meet great people and extraordinary product.

From time to time we reflect these experiences in our Wine Journal to share with you. In doing so, we hope to develop a library of useful information that can benefit anyone who wishes to explore the mystical world of wine with us.

We are absolutely tickled pink to bring you our April Rare and Fine Wine Online Auction. Value is obvious with many wines starting around $20.This auction is very strong on New Zealand with some wonderful aged wines including Bordeaux based styles from the wonderful 1998 vintage as well as...

Three people have been arrested, accused of trying to sell fake bottles of the super Tuscan in Italy, Germany and Belgium Cassia SchifterPosted: February 15, 2019 Photo by: Courtesy Marchese AntinoriTignanello was one of the first super Tuscans, made on a hillside estate in Chianti Classico. Italian authorities...

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 1:40 pm on 6 March 2019 A 1945 bottle of Château Latour is set to go on auction in Auckland next week. The reserve has been set at $4,000.  Photo: The Wine Auction Room What is the most you would be willing to pay for a bottle...

We are proud as punch to present to you our inaugural 'live/online' auctionthat will be conducted at Glengarry Victoria Park Wine Room on 13th March, 6:30pm. There are many wonderful wines in this auction that have come from great cellars. It is always pleasing to consign wines...

As 2018 draws to a close it is time to reflect on what has been a very interesting year for us all at The Wine Auction Room. We wish to thank all who have come along for the ride whether you be a vendor or...

http://ponsonbynews.co.nz/article-detail/show/1150/ Reece Warren’s face lights up when he talks about rare and fine wine, but truly great wines are the sweet spot for the man in charge of the country’s newest wine auction company, Grey Lynn based The Wine Auction Room.   “A truly great wine is one...

  As we head into December our latest Rare and Fine wine auction brings with it both the very rare and aged value wines. The very rare being a 500ml bottle of Campbell’s Trophy Muscat 1986 (also known as Campbell’s Rare Muscat of the Century 1986)....

 

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