Wine, Spirits & Cigars
Gaga hails Moss as 'Born Perfect' during Belvedere celebration
May 14 2011 5:26 AM EDT
Celebrity royalty joined Belvedere Vodka to celebrate the launch of Born This Way at an intimate performance from Lady Gaga. London's A-List including Kate Moss, Florence Welch, Erin O'Connor and Will.I.Am filled the exclusive Annabel's club to watch Gaga perform.
A Sommelier's Bordeaux Tasting Tour - Part Un
May 13 2011 5:43 PM EDT
Wine Buyer Arnie Millan goes on a decadent tasting tour in Bordeaux
Contents of Bernie Madoff’s Seized Wine Cellar Up for Auction
May 11 2011 12:35 PM EDT
Morrell & Company Fine Wine Auctions are offering the contents of Bernie Madoff's wine cellar on behalf of the United States Marshals office
Craigslist Wine Scam Leads to Robbery and Beating in Queens
May 11 2011 9:59 AM EDT
Wine collector robbed and beaten after responding to a craigslist ad selling rare French Bordeaux
Swarovski Crystal Encrusted Absolut Bottles Make for An Eye-Catching Bar Adornment
May 10 2011 4:39 PM EDT
A lot of 6 Absolut bottles, each hand embellished with 5,000 Swarovski crystals, is for sale on Etsy
2011 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Awards Announced; Farm-to-Table Fine Dining Gets a Nod
May 10 2011 9:11 AM EDT
ABC Kitchen one of four top honors based in NYC; D.C.'s Jose Andres takes top chef award
...Just Not on the Company Dime
May 09 2011 5:32 PM EDT
Highly intoxicating Chinese spirit experiences dramatic price inflation and international attention
Ruffino winery adds new sparkling wine collection to its portfolio
May 08 2011 7:31 AM EDT
Ruffino,a renowned Italian winery founded in Tuscany in 1877, announces the introduction of its inaugural Ruffino Prosecco Doc.
Woodbridge ventures into extra dry sparkling wine segment
March 31 2011 1:24 AM EDT
US based Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi has added another feather to its crown with the launch of its Woodbridge Extra Dry Sparkling Wine range.
US surpasses France as world's largest wine-consuming nation
March 16 2011 3:58 AM EDT
The US tops France as the world's largest wine-consuming nation in 2010 owing to an increasing interest in wine and food lifestyle as well as its rising population.
LVMH acquires majority stake in Italian jewelry firm Bulgari
March 07 2011 7:00 AM EST
French holding company, LVMH announced in a statement on Monday that the group will take control of renowned Italian jeweler, Bulgari S.p.A.
Scarlett Johansson shares the magic of Moët & Chandon in heritage campaign (Exclusive Video)
February 21 2011 6:12 AM EST
In a recent international advertising campaign, superstar Scarlett Johansson celebrated the rich heritage of luxury brand Moët & Chandon.
Moët & Chandon celebrates love with personalized Rosé Impérial
February 12 2011 5:35 AM EST
Luxe brand, Moët & Chandon, is offering champagne lovers a new way to celebrate the season of love with a limited-edition Tag Your Moët Rosé coffret.
American Airlines awarded for serving best wines onboard
February 08 2011 2:50 AM EST
Business Traveller magazine has honored Amercan Airlines at the 2010 Cellars in the Sky Awards, a wine competition, for its best white wine collection.
LVMH revenue soars 19% in 2010 as luxury sale bounces
February 04 2011 5:23 AM EST
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world's leading luxury products group, recorded a 19% increase in revenue in 2010, exceeding the 20 billion Euro mark for the first time.
Midas: World's largest luxury champagne bottle
February 03 2011 3:17 AM EST
Luxury brand Armand de Brignac, produced by champagne house Champagne Cattier, has unveiled the largest bottle of luxury Champagne in existence called the Midas.
France’s Rhône Valley awarded ‘2010 Wine Region of the Year’
January 27 2011 4:51 AM EST
The Wine Enthusiast Magazine recognized Rhône Valley, a famous wine producing region in southeastern France, as the “2010 Wine Region of the Year” award at Wine Star Awards held in New York recently.
Lord Webber's personal wine collection fetches $5.6 million
January 23 2011 2:57 AM EST
Sotheby's sale of 'The Andrew Lloyd Webber Wine Collection' held at the Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong, on Saturday achieved an outstanding total of US$5.6 million exceeding the high estimate of US$2.8 - 4.1 millio
Global luxury industry banks on China for re-emergence
December 30 2010 8:25 AM EST
The year 2010 has seen the emergence and growth of one of the strongest markets for luxury industry in the world - China.
Sotheby’s 2010 global wine auction fetches $88 million
December 22 2010 9:44 AM EST
Sotheby's 2010 wine auctions brought an overall global total of $88 million, over double that of last year's figure, the company reported on Monday.