Chave Hermitage prices all over the place
1 Feb 2004 by JR
The Wine Society of Stevenage, the gentlemanly wine buying co-operative formed over a century ago at the Albert Hall in London, comes out particularly well in a comparison of the prices currently being asked for J L Chave's red Hermitage 2001. The Wine Society is offering boxes of six bottles for just £300 in bond but delivered. This would work out at around £723 per full case with all UK taxes and duties paid. Meanwhile Chave's official UK importer is asking £85 inclusive a bottle and rationing out full cases to faithful Chave customers who would be asked to pay £1,020 for the honour. The fine wine...

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