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Occupying a restored masseria – farmhouse – on a quiet street in the historic town of Lecce, Puglia, La Fiermontina…

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LUX joins Moët & Chandon’s cellar master Benoît Gouez, over Zoom, at Château de Saran for an exclusive tasting of…

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The second half of our journey through Tuscany takes us to Dievole, a luxurious wine resort in the heart of…

hilltop hotel in vineyards

Staying at two wine estates at opposite ends of the region, LUX experiences fine wines, history, cuisine and the spiritual…

vineyards

Will Harlan is the second-generation managing director of California’s iconic Harlan Estate, maker of some of the most expensive and…

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Artisanal growers may be small scale but their care for the land and their produce is making a big impact…

mother and daughter in vineyard

LUX tries an at-home wine tasting experience with VIVANT, and discovers a group of women who are committed to producing and…

winery at sunset

This morning, Château Mouton Rothschild revealed its latest artistic collaboration with Xu Bing. We take a closer look at the…

German luxury appliance maker Gaggenau begins its search for three extraordinary makers and producers for their Respected by Gaggenau 2021…

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This week, Italian wine producer Ornellaia opened its 12th annual online benefit auction in collaboration with Sotheby’s and the Solomon…

Drawings of bottles

Glasgow-based artist David Shrigley is best known for his playful and humorous illustrations, which are often accompanied by deadpan captions,…

Standing wine cabinet

British-owned business Spiral Cellars designs, makes and installs a range of luxury wine storage options from free-standing cabinets to bespoke…

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Tod Bradbury, Head of Rare and Collectable Whiskies at leading London wine and spirits merchant Justerini & Brooks recommends five…

Grand dinner in palace

The Palace of Versailles hosted one of its most opulent evenings since the times of Louis XVI, as the owners…

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Utsava Kasera is an entrepreneur and investor with interests in luxury brands, fashion, art and tech. Most recently, his attention…

Contemporary kitchen interiors with wine storage cabinet

LUX Editor-in-Chief Darius Sanai shares his experiences of storing and spoiling wine, and explains why Eurocave cabinets offer the optimum storage…

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The launch event of Louis Roederer’s Brut Nature 2012 saw twelve students from the Royal Academy of Arts artistically interpret…

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Louis Roederer makes what might just be the world’s most famous champagne, Cristal, and a range of others all renowned…

Two men sniffing a glass of white wine in a restaurant

Marc Almert was recently named Best Sommelier in the World at the Association de la Sommellerie Internationale (ASI) championships in…

Underground wine cellar with wooden barrels and concrete walls and ceilings

Italy’s most celebrated wine producer, Masseto, recently opened a stunning new underground wine cellar. Irene Belluci discovers Masseto’s new wine…

Ballet dancers in performance with a male lead

Philippe Sereys de Rothschild, head of the Mouton Rothschild family wine empire, recently inaugurated a new prize for the arts….

Man testing wine from a line of oak barrels

The art of the Master Sommelier is steeped in tradition, but with the rise of ever-more sophisticated technology, Rebecca Gibb…

Man picking purple grapes on a vineyard

The maker of Masseto hosts a private dinner for LUX readers in London, along with LUX Editor-in-Chief Darius Sanai Axel…

We all know that collectors of fine art are liable to collectors of great wine: how better to appreciate a…

Adam Brett-Smith is managing director at one of the world’s most prestigious wine merchants, Corney & Barrow. The firm has unique and exclusive relationships with the world’s greatest wine producers including Chateau Petrus, Domaine de la Romanee Conti, and Salon champagne. As part of our Luxury Leader series, he speaks to LUX about the evolving market, wine investors, and the world’s thriving wine culture.

By Darius Sanai Editor in Chief On business in Italy, my route takes me along the coast of the Maremma, the…

Port, the great fortified wine created by the English in Portugal, was once an essential indulgence in every self-respecting home….

THERE ARE CHAMPAGNES, VINTAGE CHAMPAGNES, PRESTIGE CHAMPAGNES, AND, FOR A NUMBER OF CONNOISSEURS, THEN THERE IS KRUG. OUR COLUMNIST, HIMSELF…

To mix art and wine is a heady contemporary combination: fine wine and contemporary art are two of the hottest…