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Asia Pacific Nov 6, 2018

A real vintage: China unearths 2,000-year-old wine

Archeologists in central China on Tuesday unearthed what they believe to be a 2,000-year-old pot of wine that had been sealed and buried in a tomb. About 3.5 litres (118 ounces) of the yellow liquid, which officials said smelled strongly of Chinese wine when they ...

World Oct 14, 2018

1945 Romanee-Conti French wine auctioned for record-smashing $558,000

A bottle of 1945 Romanee-Conti wine fetched a record-smashing $558,000 at an auction held at Sotheby's in New York Saturday, which saw two bottles break the previous record. The final price, including taxes and commissions, was 17 times the auction house's $32,000 upper estimate for ...