Auction Markets Polarize in Aftermath of Sept. 11

Prices remain strong for classic and rare wines, but recent releases fare poorly
Peter D. Meltzer
Issue: November 30, 2001

Wall Street's tremendous losses in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks had many wine-auction veterans apprehensive about the market's response to the tragedy. But so far, any reaction on the part of collectors has been a movement toward high-quality wines.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 30, 2001.

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