Hospices de Beaune Burgundy Wine Auction Prices Jump for 2010 Vintage

on 22/11/10 at 12:09 pm


Hospices de Beaune wine auction

Prices for Burgundy wine jumped by more than a fifth at the 150th annual Beaune Hospices charity auction Sunday, with growers hailing a high quality vintage and a recovery in foreign demand.

The sale of wines from the Hospices domaine, conducted by auction house Christie’s, traditionally gives an indication of price trends for the latest vintage and is one of the highlights of the French wine calendar.

{Full story via Reuters}

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