Author Archives: Peter Shakeshaft

Harlan Estate – the Californian First Growth

With California a key focus of the wine market currently in terms of performance and Liv-ex’s recent launch of the California 50 benchmark, we will take a closer look at the top five wines of the region in our next series of blogs and start with Harlan Estate. “After various tastings of Harlan wines and […]


Essential information for wine investors: FREE Vin-X Fine Wine Market Report

Our latest  Vin-X Fine Wine Market Report is now available for you to download FREE and looks at the key market indicators, current trends and events that have influenced price performance this summer. Vin-X analysts compile this specialist monthly report to provide fine wine investors with a convenient review of data and information to help explain the […]


MOUTON ROTHSCHILD THE FIRST OF THE 2017 GRAND CRU RELEASES

Finally, the First Growths’ 2017 releases hit the market with Mouton Rothschild out of the starting blocks at a 17% discount to 2016, but also with a reduction in the volume released. One of the most highly rated First Growths of the vintage, Mouton’s initial release price was at €348 per bottle ex-negociant and with […]