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Can fine wine be compared to a luxury handbag?

Can fine wine be compared to a luxury handbag? Well – yes it can. An extremely rare Hermes or Chanel bag can easily command six figures, just as a 12-bottle case of Burgundy’s Domaine de la Romanee Conti (DRC) can, one sold earlier this year for £198,000. A Hermes Birken, designed by Ginza Tanaka crafted […]


Why it pays to get ‘passionate’ about luxury collectibles

The Vin-X team recently enjoyed an action-packed weekend at Chateau Impney’s annual Hill Climb.  This fantastic motorsport event showcased over 200 competitors racing and demonstrating some extremely rare and valuable cars, whose collective value was whispered to be over £750million. With displays and demonstrations of iconic vintage and the latest super cars, it was an […]


Vin-X hosts cricket legend David Gower at Chateau Pavie ahead of their 2017 vintage release

CHATEAU PAVIE 2017. Critic’s Score: 97 – 99 Lisa Perotti-Brown MW Vin-X recently hosted David Gower at Chateau Pavie in St Emilion where the latest vintage offering was tasted alongside 100 point greats. One of St Emilion’s top four Classe A wines, Chateau Pavie enjoys an enviable reputation and probably the best terroir of the […]