Love0 In August Italy overtook Burgundy to become the second most traded regional group of wines — after Bordeaux — so far in As of the end of October, its average monthly share year to date is 7.
This is a steady increase on previous years: init represented 5. Back init accounted for just 0.
In so far, brands and individual wines from 22 vintages have traded. Activity is dominated by the youngest wines: The table below shows the top ten Italian brands traded this year by value.
All but one of these are from Tuscany, with popular Super Tuscan labels dominating. By far the most active is Sassicaia, which has been boosted by trade for itsand vintages. Brunello di Montalcino — which saw a flurry of activity for Dating Speed?
Dating Bordeaux acclaimed vintage towards the beginning of the year — is represented by Argiano. By way of comparison, the Bordeaux Index has fallen 4.
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