[Video] Christie’s auction of the Henry Tang wine collection in Hong Kong in March was sold for HKD 48,052,488 (USD 6,222,797 or GBP 4,100,342).
One of Asia’s most important collections of Burgundy wines will go under the hammer at a Hong Kong Christie’s auction in March.
As reported on DecanterChina.com in September 2012, Saint Emilion’s Chateau Bellefont Belcier has now confirmed its sale to a Chinese industrialist, bringing the total of Bordeaux vineland in Chinese hands to 440 hectares.
Chateau Bellefont-Belcier, a Saint Emilion Grand Cru Classé, is the latest property – and the first classified growth - to be sold to a Chinese purchaser.
Chateau Latour has indicated it will not sell wine en primeur – as a future – from the 2012 vintage onwards.