Going Going Gone – Wine Auctions

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A Few of the Many Gems Wine Auctions have to Offer

Whether you are a first timer or skilled wine aficionado finding that special bottle has always been a difficult pursuit. Wine auctions can put those hard to find bottles in your cellar.

Today we interview Jerry Zech, the CEO of WineBid.com the world’s largest single resource for past vintages of wine. With over 10,000 bottles of fine and rare wines up for auction each week there is something for everyone.

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5 Responses to “Going Going Gone – Wine Auctions”


  1. 1 Charles Johnston Jun 6th, 2005 at 10:03 pm

    This has been a very informative show, I often have trouble finding those special bottles and this seems like a great resource. It’s amazing the amount of choices they offer. I needed a 91 Calif Cab and they had plenty to pick from.

    Charlie

  2. 2 James Segal Jun 8th, 2005 at 1:40 pm

    I have used both the WineBid.com site as well as a peer to peer wine auction site (winecommune) and they both work great. WineBid is a little more reliable since they are managing the purchase process and handle shipping. Jim

  3. 3 Jay Selman Jul 6th, 2005 at 7:30 pm

    Charles I LOVE 91′s. You probably beat me to a bottle I wanted. No more 91′s for you!

  4. 4 satya sachi nayak Oct 10th, 2005 at 9:45 pm

    Dear Madam / Sir

    I want to auction my vintage wine which was manufactrued in the year 1991 but i had read in news paper that one vintage wine which was manufctured in the year 1993 was aution for US$ 270000 . So, i am intersted to auction my wine

    Kindly help me or guide how to auction the wine

    thanking you

    satya sachi

  5. 5 Jay Selman Oct 11th, 2005 at 2:56 am

    If you only have one bottle your options are somewhat limited. However, if you have a very rare bottle, anything is possible. Would you mind sharing information about the bottle you have? Producer? Bottle condition? etc.

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