RECESSION PROOF WINES
In an article on InvestorIdeas.com, Jason Phillips, shares some investment insight, including a focus on wine investment, regarding fine wine – a popular alternative investment that can’t be overlooked
There are many different types of collectable investments; the most common ones are coins, violins and wine. Wine has become one of the most popular alternative investments as it has been shown to provide better returns over the last twenty years than many of the more traditional investment vessels. Part of the recent increase in interest is the belief that fine wines are effectively recession proof; this is, unfortunately, only true if you are able to hold onto the wine for the long term.
The premium wines are still the French wines, predominantly Burgundy’s, Bordeaux and the Rhone Valley. However, there are also some excellent quality wines from Italy and Spain; even South Africa and California are starting to produce investment quality wines.
While we’re not qualified to offer investment advice, we’re confident that money spent on many of the wines that feature in the SAWi Grand Wines Collection will be well spent – whether now or in years to come.