Sotheby’s Hong Kong has announced it will offer wines from the cellar of Austria’s Fux Restaurant for auction, on 30 September. More than 500 lots of over 3,000 bottles estimated in excess of $1.7 million will go under the hammer and mark the opening of Sotheby’s Hong Kong autumn sale series 2017.
An award-winning contemporary restaurant in Lech, Austria, Fux Restaurant, founded in 1998, boasts a wine list of 4,000 different wines with over 55,000 bottles, and which was awarded the best wine list in Austria (2015) by Falstaff magazine. This amazing wine collection was assembled by 44-year-old restaurant owner Peter Strolz over the course of the last 20 years, since he founded the restaurant at the age of just 25.
Domaine de la Romanée-Conti
192 bottles including 30 bottles of Romance-Conti and 64 bottles of La Tâche from 15 vintages between 1990 and 2013
Domaine Armand Rousseau
756 bottles including 136 bottles of Chambertin and 56 bottles of Clos de Beze from 9 vintages between 2006-2014
Domaine Comte Georges de Vogüé
319 bottles including 119 bottles of Musigny and 87 bottles of Bonnes Mares from 11 vintages between 1985 -2013
DRC Montrachet from 11 vintages between 2002 and 2013
Domaine Roulot’s Meursault from vineyards such as Les Perrières, Clos des Bouchères, Tillets, Les Luchets, Tesson Clos Montplasir, Les Meix Chavaux
Masseto: 15 vintages between 1988 and 2012 in various formats
Sassicaia: 13 vintages between 1997 and 2013 in various formats from bottle to Imperial
Vega Sicilia Unico and Pingus in multiple formats from 1990s