Sotheby's Wine Department has the most experienced and successful team in the wine auction business. Sotheby’s has been selling wine in London since 1970, in New York since 1994 and in Hong Kong since 2009. The department takes pride in offering only wine in the best condition and with excellent provenance, and the team’s well-earned reputation has attracted many of the most prestigious collectors and discriminating buyers in the world.  Sotheby's Wine Department holds over 20 auctions each year, worldwide.