Auctions

Bassermann-Jordan Grand Cru dry German Riesling

From the vineyards in the Pfalz region, Bassermann-Jordan produces Grand Cru dry German Riesling of the highest quality. The best wines in Germany under the VDP system of classification are known simply as GGs or Grosses Gëwachs (Great Growths). More

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Women in Wine - Alison Eisermann MW

Alison Eisermann is a Master of Wine (MW), a winemaker, a wine show judge and the Australian Ambassador to the International Wine Challenge. As a wine educator with the Sydney Academy of Wine, Alison lectures Diploma students for WSET (Wine and Spirits Education Trust). She is also one of Australia 24 Masters of Wine and part of that growing group of female MWs. We spoke to Alison about resilience, what it takes to achieve those MW letters and unravelling the personality of wine. More

Friday, March 08, 2019

Women in Wine - Tamara Grischy

Tamara Grischy is the Head of Auctions for Langton’s. Last year, Tamara received the Woman of Inspiration award at the Australian Women in Wine Awards 2018. Recently, Tamara has also presided over the latest release (the seventh edition) of Langton's Classification of Australian Wine while breaking price and volume records at auction More

Friday, March 08, 2019

Thoughts on 2018 Bordeaux - Andrew Caillard MW

The forthcoming Bordeaux Primeurs campaign promises to offer many fine and exceptional wines. As usual Langton’s will be attending the tastings and assessing the 2018 vintage. As a regular visitor to Bordeaux, I am both excited and daunted at the prospect of tasting hundreds of young 2018s from many of the great Châteaux of the region. More

Friday, March 08, 2019

Frogs in Riesling: Leeuwin Art Series

Frogs in Riesling. How John Olsen created four labels for one wine. ‘Art Series’ means what it says. Since 1980 the labels of all Leeuwin Estate’s flagship wines have featured specially commissioned artworks. More

Thursday, March 07, 2019

Women in Wine - Bridget Raffal

Bridget Raffal is Head Sommelier at Sixpenny, one of Sydney’s (if not Australia’s) must-do dining experiences. The menu (which you’ll see only when you’ve finished) takes local produce to another level via contemporary techniques presented with service that approaches choreography. Sporting three-hats and a steady stream of awards, Sixpenny’s ambition in food is mirrored by Bridget’s in the wine list. More

Thursday, March 07, 2019

Women in Wine - Kaaren Palmer

Kaaren Palmer is one of Australia’s leading authorities on Champagne. A collector, educator and award-winning author, Kaaren is also a Dame-Chevalier of the Ordre des Coteaux de Champagne. More

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Women in Wine Sarah Crowe of Yarra Yering

Sarah Crowe is an award-winning winemaker and General Manager at Yarra Yering - one of Australia’s great wineries. With two wines in Langton's Classification VII, a Halliday Winemaker of the Year award amongst many others, Sarah Crowe is one of Australia most impressive and highly-regarded winemakers. More

Friday, March 01, 2019

Nervi-Conterno - The master invests in the home country

"If you’ve never had the pleasure of trying the highly sought-after wines of Giacomo Conterno - this is your chance. These wines will most likely become as sought after, and - dare I say - collected as the Baroli. Do not sleep on these. They are game changers." More

Friday, February 22, 2019

Rheinhessen - Big is Beautiful Again

It may be the largest of Germany’s 13 major wine regions, but as far as perceptions of quality are concerned, Rheinhessen has long been overshadowed by others, especially the Rheingau, tiny in comparison, and by the Mosel. More

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Margaret River Vintage 2017 Quality & Quantity

Expect more top 2017 Chardonnays and Cabernet-based red wines from other leading Margaret River producers - Leeuwin Estate, Moss Wood, Pierro, Vasse Felix, Woodlands, Cape Mentelle, Deep Woods and Voyager, among others, and other top West Australian producers such as Howard Park, Houghton and Larry Cherubino. More

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Leeuwin Estate Bringing Art and Wine Together

For Leeuwin Estate ‘The Art of Wine’ is more than a slogan. This Margaret River pioneer links the two like no other in Australia, as Adrian Read reports. More

Friday, February 08, 2019

Fundraising auction for Philip White

Wine writer Philip White – ‘Whitey’ to most who know him – is battling cancer. His friends and colleagues throughout the wine world, led by Yangarra’s Peter Fraser, have donated generously in kind, and Langton’s mounted a fundraising auction. The total proceeds will go to help pay White’s medical and other expenses. More

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Penfolds Auction Makes Record

Auction price records were smashed at Langton’s ‘Penfolds: Rewards of Patience’ online auction on Sunday December 16. More than $1 million worth of wine went ‘under the hammer’ in the largest ever auction sale devoted exclusively to Penfolds wines. More

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Discover Burgundy Jean-Noel Gagnard

Langton’s Head of International Buying, Jesper Kjaersgaard met Caroline Lestimé of Jean-Noël Gagnard taste the Chassagne-Montrachet wines he loves during his buying trip to Burgundy. More

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

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