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Led by industry experts, these events will highlight the many benefits of buying and selling fine wine at auction. The auction is open to the public and there will be further opportunity to register on the day. Absentee and telephone bidding is also available.
If you are considering selling off your cellar treasures, it's best to keep in mind the old adage that "a thing is worth only what someone else will pay for it. Among brick-and-mortar auction houses, online person-to-person sales, retail consignment and informal trades, the secondary market for wine sales is vast and decentralized. Regulations regarding sales of alcohol vary from state to state, adding another layer of complexity.
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A decade before the United States declared itself independent of Britain, the London auctioneer James Christie had his very first sale. The auction, held on Dec. More than three dozen cases of Bordeaux — also known as claret — and Madeira made it on the block that day, making it one of the biggest features of the event.
Spectrum Wine Auctions follows in the grand tradition of decades of auction excellence fostered by its founders. Started inSpectrum Wine Auctions was founded on the principles of passion and expertise, the company delivers a worldwide buying, selling and appraisal venue for collectors of fine and rare vintage wines and spirits. The company is headquartered in Tustin California and has offices in Newport Beach, Irvine, Hong Kong as well as numerous representatives around the world.
Jump to navigation. The reward however, of a fine wine at its absolute peak of maturity, offering its full range of primary, secondary and tertiary flavours should be significant enough for most to negate the occasional disappointment. Happy browsing and please bid responsibly.
Please refresh the page and retry. O nline wine auctions first appeared in at the dawn of e-commerce. The beauty of buying online is that you can access wines from all over the world in one click, something that wine auction specialist Richard Brierley from bidforwine. Try stuff — you might fall in love with something new.
The growing U. Inworldwide wine-auction totals culled from sales conducted in the U. The last quarter of matched the solid performances of the first half and third quarter.