“30,000 bottles of fake imported wine are sold per hour in China”

Council of Bordeaux

“20% of all Rare Wine circling the globe is counterfeit, and the reality is its likely to be far more than that”

Maureen Downey

“50% of wines retailing for $35 or more in China are bogus”

Jeremy Oliver

Wine Provenance offers services in wine authentication, wine fraud risk management, education and training.

Auction houses, retailers, restaurants, hotels, cellar masters, insurance companies, government agencies, private collectors, investors & investment companies… and anyone who loves and works with wine will benefit from our expertise when they want to be sure they are buying, selling, trading and managing risk in authentic fine & rare wine.

Our Philosophy

We are committed to playing a part in helping to eliminate wine fraud and enabling a more transparent and authentic global wine marketplace. We take great pride in educating, training and helping the wine trade, companies and individuals become smarter in their purchasing and selling choices. We are very strong advocates of wine authentication for sellers, buyers and producers of fine and rare wines by helping to enable vendors to demonstrate due diligence in education and knowledge on matters of wine counterfeiting and sourcing, which in turn will provide a stronger assurance and loyalty from consumers.

Our mission

To make it more difficult for wine fraudsters and their counterparts to thrive by raising awareness and offering expert services to both vendors and individuals to help educate them to make smarter purchase and sale choices, to help unsuspecting buyers of fake wines recover their losses, and to play a role in taking as many fake wines out of the market as possible.

Our Vision

To raise awareness of just how prevalent wine fraud and counterfeiting issues are in the wine trade and among consumers today, and to help companies and individuals make smarter purchase and sale choices, and to better educate them and their assets.

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