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Even before we published the recent MW dissertation on counterfeit wine  and before Mike Steinberger's long expose of yet more likely fraud in the US wine market was published on...

Lawyer Nick Bartman, who supplied all the photographs in our recent revealing series on the sort of questionable business practices now commonplace in the rapidly developing Chinese wine...

Tags:  China, fraud, fake wine

Amid the growing concern about fraud in wine trading, demonstrated by recent threads on our forum , and concerns that the heated market for Bordeaux 2009 will attract some rogue dealers - see...

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Not since the Mondavi brothers faced each other in a San Francisco courtroom has there been so much drama in the world of fine wine. Like many of my fellow pundits, I followed the trial of Rudy...

Tags:  fake wine, fraud, Rudy

See Julia's notes on Pomerol 2012s on Monday. At the en primeur tasting earlier this month in their very fine new cellar (never mind the size, feel the quality), husband and wife team Jacques...

15 May - Read a racy 4,000-word account of the story of Rudy to date by Benjamin Wallace, author of The Billionaire's Vinegar , just published in New York magazine, here . I understand that...

More jaw-dropping images from China via Nick Bartman, who is trying to galvanise the wine trade into action against fraud and fakery via his Wine Protection Group (see more detail in Fighting...

Should you by any chance manage to pass the challenging final Master of Wine exams - and Richard's recent account relates only to the exams at the end of the first year of preparatory studies...

Tags:  fake wine, fraud

Lawyer Nick Bartman reports that one big problem in the burgeoning Chinese wine market is the prevalence of liquids being sold as wine that are not made from fermented grape juice at all but are...

This week we continue our series showcasing some of lawyer Nick Bartman's finds during a five-week tour of China. The market is obviously very unevolved, as witness the labels below, which would...

Yesterday in Fakes in China 1 - Lafite of course we saw some instances of bottles of wine on sale in China purporting, rather vainly, to be the ever-popular Ch Lafite (see Lafite in China...

I am told that there is another major incident  in the American fine wine market involving a very considerable consignment of wine sold by one individual to another in the US. Auction house A...

Tags:  fraud, fake wine, auction

Laurent Ponsot used to be a famous Burgundian wine grower, but now he is an amateur detective too. 'I'm the new Sherlock Holmes', he told me gleefully in London in late May. 'It's very exciting...

Tags:  fraud, Rudy

As a follow up to my long article on wine fraud, you may be interested to know about Christie’s April 27 sale in Los Angeles.   The catalogue carries a photograph of a...

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