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A MAILBAG COLUMN FROM AN ECCENTRIC SOMMELIER
Wine pairs fine with jazz, rock, blues, pop, hip-hop and other music genres. Meet dozens of wine-related songs and tune in to an exclusive playlist for a sip
Billionaire François Pinault, who owns Château Latour, is urging fellow producers to save FC Girondins de Bordeaux from bankruptcy. Can it prosper?
Options to manage your cellar; acquaint with oenophiles; compare prices and vintages; develop tasting profiles; meet new styles; buy bottles and find pairings
Catastrophic freezing affected vineyards in most of France, with nearly lost harvests adding up to the pandemic and tariffs that producers already face
The Alti Wine Club is thrilled to offer exclusive releases by a global symbol of winemaking tradition and excellence that goes so much beyond Bordeaux
Amidst lockdowns, disrupted supply chains and economic concerns, online investment with full safety opens new possibilities for investors and collectors
Rosé has been long dismissed as an inferior wine or mistaken for a red-white mixture. It’s terribly wrong. Meet its styles, grapes and winemaking techniques.
As winter comes to its end, a season of warming temperatures meets fresh, delicate scents. Flower aromas happen in different wines too. Try them!
Known especially for the 1976 Judgment of Paris, the English wine merchant, writer and vintner enjoyed a lifetime of devotion to tasting and expanding knowledge
Founder’s view | Thinking outside the bottle
Amid bumps and threats across life and finance, relations are the most valuable assets one has. There is always time to look back and make things better
Building a sound strategy for your resources in the face of inflation and worsening living standards has become more crucial than ever
Away from falsely reassuring economic news, seeking alternative financial strategies is inevitable in the face of low interest rates and looming inflation
It takes personal trust to let the next generation run its own course in a world where everything and everyone are being homogenized
The pandemic shows that small things that were once taken for granted can simply vanish, in both our economic and social lives
Although frequently overlooked, communicating is an art that needs to be practiced and mastered at all levels.
A Mailbag Column from an Eccentric Sommelier
DEAR READER, Thank you for the warm wishes following my initial post; it brings a tear to my eye. As a wine expert, I’m honored to inspire the next generation of drinkers, growers, and lovers (of wine, I mean!). This week, I’ve selected a question that’ll give us some...
DEAR READER: As I’ve aged, it helps me to reach out to the youth. Everyone I speak to has to be 18+ (since I deal in wine), but reaching out makes me feel like I’m giving back to the Earth—giving it more energy to spin once I’m gone. At least for now, before I get too...
Our Chief Wine Officer makes a deep overview of the best in the biggest wine producing country — and home to some of the best wines in the world
Strong, fresh, silky and with raisin-like aromas and coffee-dominant palate, this fine Portuguese muscat exhibits many pleasant facets
Our Chief Wine Officer makes a quick but deep overview of the unmissable traits of the French region that makes the finest sparkling wines in the world
The Alti Wine Exchange Chief Wine Officer makes a quick but deep overview of the unmissable investment-grade fine and rare wines from Burgundy
The Alti Wine Exchange Chief Wine Officer makes a quick but deep overview of the unmissable investment-grade fine and rare wines from Bordeaux
Everything you need to know about this prestigious all-women Tuscan appellation of Brunello di Montalcino, one of the most famous winemaking villages in Tuscany
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Fine and rare wines have enjoyed robust performance and low volatility in comparison to markets during Covid, gaining further room in diversified portfolios
Free contents, reports and overviews by our experts will help you make the best decisions for profit and protection – and also enjoy the best investment-grade wines
Given the reputation of fine wine as an investment asset, we track price performance and potential returns. Meet the Alti Wine Exchange Internal Index.
Despite the pandemic, the industry came through in 2020. Challenges remain with Covid, economic scenario and tariffs. Here’s how to avoid volatility.
Some think of jewellery, art, rare watches, handbags, stamps or classic cars. Consumer collectible items such as fine wines are great boosts to a portfolio
Diversify and commit yourself to a small share of alternative investments as fine and rare wines to build a strong portfolio that will withstand uncertainties
Uncertainties aggravated by the pandemic reinforce how assets like fine and rare wines fare as profitable long-term investments
Wine investment is great for your portfolio, especially if you make sure to go for age-worthy options with provenance and stored under the best conditions
While stocks, bonds, real estate and other assets go for tipping points, ‘underdog’ real assets can safeguard you from their downfalls