The Chateau du Moulin-a-Vent, Champ de Cour, 2017. This is a Beaujolais that smothers with some serious strength – infused by a strong concentration of berry-red fruits with a nuanced, yet appreciative, hint of spice – a Cru Beaujolais with significant complexity and richness which comes in at a fraction of its neighbouring Burgundy in […]
Age StatementKnowing the age of your whisky is very important. Whisky’s tend to increase in price exponentially as they age.The age statement of a Whisky depends on how long it’s been in wood for.So you can have a whisky that’s 20 years old – so that means it’s been in the barrel for 20 long […]
A recession like no other needs a playbook like no other.What should you do to get your investment portfolio in ship shape for the volatile times ahead? This year, cask sales have increased greatly, with The Whisky & Wealth Club reporting a doubling of sales in 2020 compared to this time last year, for a […]
The diversification that investment fine wine provides to investors should be seen as its most appealing aspect, alongside the great medium term returns. As a “passion asset”, the demand that it is subject to comes from avenues that extend beyond purely financial concerns. There will always be collectors and there will always be those who […]
Whisky is one of the world’s most popular spirits, and comes in many different classes, types and flavours. Have you ever wondered about the chemistry?
It’s no secret that fine wine is a remarkably stable asset, one that any investor should consider adding to their portfolio. Of all the so-called “passion assets”, wine has regularly out performed its competition assets such as classic cars and rare art. It has also outperformed both the FTSE-100 and other stable investment avenues such […]
Wine investment is not a new phenomenon – it is an investment strategy going back nearly a millennium. The concept of building a wine collection that could potentially lead to future financial success is not easy.
When it comes to fine wine, no two vintages are ever the same. This is due in large part to the variation that is represented by the huge diversity in the different regions that all produce their own wine. Even between regions that are geographically very near to one another, there can be a number […]