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Northern Rhône Dinner Recap

One of the wonderful things about working for Hart Davis Hart is the opportunity to attend the special events that surround our auctions. During my five years at HDH I have been lucky to be part of a number of once-in-a-lifetime dinners. It’s hard to pick favorites but a few come to mind: 1960s Bordeaux at the nowContinue Reading

Common Shipping Misconceptions

Common Shipping Misconceptions

It’s the beginning of a new year, and perhaps you’re thinking of expanding your wine collection (or starting one!), or just looking for bottles to enjoy with friends and family during the cold winter months. Whatever you have planned, after you’ve gone through the arduous process of carefully selecting your wines, you’ll have to thinkContinue Reading

Hart Davis Hart is #1 U.S. Wine Auction House in 2014

Hart Davis Hart is #1 U.S. Wine Auction House in 2014

Yearly auction totals up 18.4% to $42.8M Capping the year off with another highly successful auction this past weekend, Hart Davis Hart closed 2014 with $42.8M in live auction sales, retaining its status as the #1 wine auction house in the US for the fourth consecutive year. Thanks to seven robust auctions held throughout theContinue Reading

California Classics

California Classics

The early 1990′s marked the emergence of a new “hedonistic” style in Napa Valley.  With the likes of Harlan, Bryant Family and Maya, the “Cult Cabernet” scene was born and in the subsequent years, consumers have been blessed with more expressions of Cabernet than ever before.   In short, it’s been a great time to beContinue Reading

What is HDH Drinking this Labor Day?

What is HDH Drinking this Labor Day?

It’s that time of year again: time to put away the seersucker jackets and white pants, bid adieu to the summer, and finalize your Fantasy Football drafts in preparation for football season. Labor Day means no work and all play, so here’s what the HDH team will be drinking on Monday: 2013 Bandol Rosé, DomaineContinue Reading

Burgundy Prices Shatter High Estimates in Celebration of Burgundy Auction; 100% Sold $4.1 Million

Hart Davis Hart, America’s #1 Wine Auction House in 2012 and 2013, continues its strong lead through the fi rst half of 2014 with a 100% sold May sale, posting $4.1 million in sales against a pre-auction estimate of $2.6-$3.9 million. The sale was the world’s only auction this year devoted exclusively to Burgundy, andContinue Reading

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