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1774 vintage French wine sells for $49,000

A bottle of French wine dating back to 1774 and dubbed “the wine of kings and the king of wines” fetched $49,200 at auction in Geneva on Tuesday.

Chinese wine professionals

China loves red wine

While China is drinking more and more wine each year it appears also that consumers are drinking more and more of the same type of wine.

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Moët-Hennessy to produce red wine in China

Champagne maker Moët-Hennessy has invested in a vineyard in the mountains of China that will produce red wine for the domestic Chinese market.

World wine consumption

World wine consumption increases in 2011

World consumption of wine increased slightly in 2011 thanks to added consumers in the U.S. and China.

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Chinese tycoons snap up Bordeaux chateaux

The world’s largest producer of alcohol from goji berries and an elusive tycoon have become the latest super rich Chinese investors to invest in Bordeaux wine estates. Already a prized investment for the increasingly wine-savvy Chinese, five more chateaux in the heart of France’s most renowned wine country have been snapped up in the past [...]

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Top airline wines found on board Qantas, ANA

Qantas has kept its reputation sky high in the annual competition to determine the best wines served aboard the world’s airlines. The Cellars in the Sky Awards, organized by Business Traveller Magazine UK, were announced at the Grosvenor Hotel in London on Monday, with Qantas triumphing in no fewer than six categories. Delta, Jetstar, LAN, [...]

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