Hospices de Nuits Wine auction : a record year !
This Sunday, March 14, was held, at the Château du Clos de Vougeot, the 60th Hospices de Nuits wine auction. This year, it shows growth of +19% with a total of €1.9 million.The charity piece was sold for a record price of €49,380. Profits from this piece, a Nuits-Saint-Georges Premier Cru les Saint-Georges, will be donated to the Pasteur Institute to support research on influenza virus mutations.
Château de Marsannay raises and bottles the wines of Hospices de Nuits that Marché aux Vins buys at this wine auction which takes place every year in mid-March.