Following the success of our Hong Kong and London Wine Auctions, Christie’s is pleased to offer our online customers the opportunity to buy fine and rare wines from the collection of Sir Alex Ferguson CBE
. Known as the most successful manager in British football history, what is less well-known is Sir Alex's established interest in the world of wine. In common with his teams, Sir Alex has assembled a wonderful selection of thoroughbred wines which will delight buyers for years to come.
Signature Cellars London: The Collection of Sir Alex Ferguson CBE
is comprised of an exceptional and classic inventory of fine and rare bottles from the renowned regions of Burgundy, Bordeaux and Tuscany. Highlights include four vintages of Pétrus, one of Sir Alex’s favourite wines, a rare bottle of DRC’s 2001 Montrachet, outstanding 2009 Left Bank Bordeaux vintages including the 100 point Pontet Canet, Lynch Bages and Grand-Puy-Lacoste, and three of Italy’s greatest names: Gaja, Sassicaia and Ornellaia, with several vintages from each.
All successful bidders in this online sale will receive a personally signed copy of the Fine and Rare Wines from the Collection of Sir Alex Ferguson CBE catalogue.
All bottles are prooftaggedTM to preserve their unique provenance.
In Conversation: Sir Alex Ferguson CBE with David Elswood, International Director of Wine, Christie’s London.