Pleasure March 2019
The Oenophile: the VIP of the DRC
Christie’s International Director of Wine, Tim Triptree MW takes us on a Burgundian odyssey into the heart of the most coveted wine producer in the world: Domaine de la Romanée-Conti.
Pleasure December 2018
The Oenophile: Festive Drinks
The festive period and drinking go hand in hand. Christie’s Tim Triptree is here to ensure you imbibe the best.
Code December 2018
Searching for the truth in Sonoma
The Rake heads to Sonoma County in California in search of red wines that might just give the premier crus in France a run for their money…
Pleasure November 2018
The Oenophile: Barrels of Fun in Burgundy
The Rake’s resident oenophile, Christie’s International Director Wine Tim Triptree MW finds there are barrels of fun to be had at this month’s prestigious Hospices de Beaune auction…
Pleasure September 2018
The Oenophile: Last of the Summer Wines
In the first of a new monthly series, Christie’s International Director of Wine, Tim Triptree opines on the delectable ways to extend your summer.
Pleasure December 2016
A Fine Delivery: Penfolds Aevum Imperial Service Ritual
Any rakish individual knows that a glass of fine wine is far more than a mundane experience, it is a soul-satisfying sacrament worthy of receiving the proper care and attention.…
Code May 2016
What do women really want?
What do stunningly attractive women with the heart and smarts to match seek in a male companion? We asked a lady who fits that description to elaborate.