23RD WINE AND WHISKY FALL AUCTION OCT 2018

TOKYO - Kaigai Fine Wine Asia held its 23rd Fine Wine and Whisky Auction with a roomful of strong international participants at the ANA InterContinental on October 28th. The curated sale comprised of 444 lots, including the finest and most collectible wines and whiskies in the world.

One of the top lots on the whisky front was the auctioning of an exceptionally rare bottling of 1940 vintage Macallan Red Ribbon (JP¥1,700,000/US$14,991) with the original wooden box. Further highlights include a superb sales of D.R.C. Grand Cru’s, including a 1992 Romanée-Conti (JP¥1,450,000/US$12,786), a magnum of 2006 Richebourg (JP¥690,000/US$6084), and a double-magnum of 1988 La Tâche (JP¥2,200,000/US$19,399).

Following a highly successful auction, Kaigai will give wine collectors the opportunity to purchase an attractive selection of fine wines at its Holiday Online Auction from December 5 – 12.

The upcoming Spring auction will be taking place at the Tokyo American Club on April 14th 2019.

Jessie Chew