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Fine & Rare

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Parker 95+ Points
Dom Pérignon 2013
In Stock
Parker 93 Points
Krug brut Grande Cuvée
Only 14 Bottles

Krug brut Grande Cuvée

AOC Champagne en coffret, 750 ml
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Parker 96 Points
Roederer brut Cristal en coffret 2015
Only 12 Bottles

Roederer brut Cristal en coffret 2015

AC, Champagne, 750 ml
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Philipponnat Clos des Goisses 2011
Only 1 Bottle

Philipponnat Clos des Goisses 2011

AOC Champagne, 750 ml
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Parker 95 Points
Dom Pérignon Rosé 2008
Only 5 Bottles

Dom Pérignon Rosé 2008

AC,Moet & Chandon, 750 ml
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Dom Pérignon Rosé 2009
Only 18 Bottles

Dom Pérignon Rosé 2009

AC,Moet & Chandon, 750 ml
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Chablis La Boissonneuse 2022

AC, Julien Brocard, 750 ml
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Givry blanc 2022

AC, Remoissenet, 750 ml
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Chablis La Boissonneuse 2020

AC, Julien Brocard, 375 ml
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Chablis La Boissonneuse 2021

AC, Julien Brocard, 375 ml
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Chablis La Boissonneuse 2022

AC, Julien Brocard, 375 ml
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Chablis Les Vaudevey 2021

AC 1er cru, Julien Brocard, 750 ml
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Meursault 2020

AC Meursault, Remoissenet, 750 ml
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Parker 89-91 Points
Clos Floridène blanc 2018

Clos Floridène blanc 2018

AC Graves, 750 ml
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Parker 92-94 Points
Psi by Pingus 2020
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Parker 93-95 Points
Psi by Pingus 2021
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Parker (94-96)+ Points
Château Sansonnet 2019
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Parker 90 Points
Château Moulin Haut-Laroque 2017
Only 17 Bottles

Château Moulin Haut-Laroque 2017

AC Fronsac, 750 ml
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Parker (90-92)+ Points
Château Moulin Haut-Laroque 2019

Château Moulin Haut-Laroque 2019

AC Fronsac, 750 ml
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Parker 91+ Points
Fusion V 2019

Fusion V 2019

Stellenbosch, De Toren, 750 ml
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Parker 88-90 Points
Château Paveil-de-Luze 2018
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Parker (92-94) Points
Château Raymond-Lafon 2010
Only 6 Bottles

Château Raymond-Lafon 2010

AC Sauternes, 375 ml
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Parker (91-93) Points
Château Raymond-Lafon 2018

Château Raymond-Lafon 2018

AC Sauternes, 375 ml
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Parker (91-93) Points
Château Doisy-Védrines 2019
Only 10 Bottles

Château Doisy-Védrines 2019

AC Barsac Cru classé, 375 ml
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Parker 91-93 Points
Château Doisy-Védrines 2020

Château Doisy-Védrines 2020

AC Barsac Cru classé, 375 ml
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Parker (91-93) Points
Château Raymond-Lafon 2018

Château Raymond-Lafon 2018

AC Sauternes, 750 ml
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Parker (92-94)+ Points
Château Raymond-Lafon 2019

Château Raymond-Lafon 2019

AC Sauternes, 750 ml
In Stock
Parker 91-93 Points
Château Doisy-Védrines 2020

Château Doisy-Védrines 2020

AC Barsac Cru classé, 750 ml
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Parker 93 Points
Château d'Yquem 2019
Only 23 Bottles
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Parker 90 Points
Sandeman Vintage Port 1934
Only 1 Bottle

Sandeman Vintage Port 1934

DO Douro, Sandeman, 700 ml

Investing in mature, valuable wines is just as much a matter of trust as a serious investment advice.

Fine and rare

Wine is first and foremost a pleasure and a cultural asset, a single glass of good wine gathers together an entire microcosm of experience, science and history: terroir, soil, weather, physics, chemistry are all expressed in it. The cultural aspect of wine plays an important role, especially in the so-called Fine & Rare products. Special treasures make even the headlines, when for example, a Champagne that originally sunk with the Titanic comes on the market, but these are exceptional events.

Usually, Fine & Rare wines are nowadays tough investment products, which are subjected to analytical sampling by experts. Emotions play a minor role in this context: business is at stake here! And when it comes to business, trust always plays a prominent role. And this is where Switzerland comes into play, not so much because of its own wines, some excelling in their category, they remain hardly recognized internationally. It is rather, in their life and work philosophy, often referred to as Swissness, that the Swiss people display their true strength. Ethics, sustainability, expertise, good manners and long-term relationships are not just buzzwords in Switzerland, they are lived and nurtured.

Hotel Baur au Lac 1844

Baur au Lac Vins was among the first Swiss wine merchants, which made a name for itself by trading in the finest wines from Burgundy and Bordeaux. We have been nurturing this tradition for several generations.

Even today, our cellars contain wines like Château Haut-Brion, which used to be imported "en barrique" by Cave Baur au Lac, bottled, and sold to the regular guests of our hotel. Nowadays of course, only wines bottled on the estate leave the famous Châteaux. Mostly purchased "en primeur", the wines arrive in the air conditioned cellars of Baur au Lac Vins two years later.

By now, the clientele for such growths has expanded greatly. We sell these wines in the whole of Switzerland, also to numerous hotels, restaurants and retailers. In order to continue satisfying the increasing demand in the future, our search for rare wines is becoming ever more intensive. To an increasing degree, we purchase wines from private cellars and restaurants.

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Evidently, such purchases are carried out with the utmost care. Baur au Lac Vins only purchases from these provenances if the origin of the wines can be retraced and the storage conditions are impeccable. Our quality control watches meticulously the filling quantity, the condition of the label, the capsule and the original packaging. The market prices are defined by supply and demand, but nowadays, very few connoisseurs are interested in drinking an over-priced bottle. We would be pleased to make you an offer, should you wish to part with a few wines. Please send your list per fax or per e-mail to:

Mario Aschwanden, Purchase manager
Tel:  +41 44 777 05 05
Fax: +41 44 777 05 03
E-Mail: mario.aschwanden@balv.ch