Two Landmark Single-Owner Wine Sales to Lead Hong Kong Spring Auction Series

Two Landmark Single-Owner Wine Sales to Lead Hong Kong Spring Auction Series

Hong Kong 2020 Spring Auction series opens with two exceptional single-owner wine sales on 5-6 July and, combined with the Finest & Rarest Wines and Spirits (7 July, Hong Kong), will bring to the market close to 3,000 lots with a pre-sale estimate of HK$120-169 million (US$15-22 million).

The Summit, A Complete Cellar

The Summit, A Complete Cellar is one of the greatest collections of top Burgundies and Rhônes to come to market. The second-highest estimated single-owner sale offered by Sotheby’s in Hong Kong, the Summit Wine Collection is an unmissable array of extraordinary wines, from pitch-perfect Champagne and sumptuous Burgundy to Rhône and Bordeaux that could render even the seasoned wine expert speechless. "This is a landmark auction that flies the French Tricolore flag with pride," according to Serena Sutcliffe, MW, and offers "incomparable wines that will create new connoisseurs and enchant experienced experts."

The collection boasts an incredible selection of exceedingly rare large format bottles – with close to 200 lots of Burgundy that are magnum or larger, including 21 lots from Domaine de la Romanée-Conti. Wine lovers will rejoice to discover one of the finest collections of Domaine Jean-Louis Chave to come to market with 34 lots of the famed Cuvée Cathelin, fifteen of which are in jeroboam or larger format.

Magnificent Bordeaux from the Cellar of Sir Dickson Poon

Magnificent Bordeaux from the Cellar of Sir Dickson Poon offers some of the very finest Bordeaux in enviable depth. The collection brings some of the very finest Chateaux and certain great vintages of the '80s and '90s in depth, with the majority still in their original wooden cases. With the stock maintained in perfect storage conditions at a bonded warehouse in the UK, this is a rare chance to acquire from one of the finest collections of Bordeaux in the world. Scroll below to discover wines by vintage.

Discover Seven Decades of Exceptional Wine
“I was absolutely thrilled when Sir Dickson Poon decided to entrust his superb collection of wine to Sotheby’s for auction this Spring. Renowned for his business acumen and international market leadership in luxury retail, he applies the same exacting standard and discipline to his passion for wine collecting, resulting in this magnificent collection of Bordeaux.”
Kevin Ching, CEO of Sotheby's Asia

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