You can help, and fill your cellar with some fine wines at the same time!
Japan happens to be a major market for the wines of Burgundy and this event caused many Burgundy wine producres to get together and offer wines, many of them of considerable value, and which are shortly to be sold in two charity auctions, to be held in Paris on Septeber 21st and 22nd.
Here are some details:
The first sale will be held on September 21st at 7pm, at the Hôtel Le Bristol, Paris (75008), under the patronage of the Japanese Embassy in ParisThe second sale will be held at Christie's, Paris, on September 22nd, at 6pm
You do not have to be in Paris to bid, as there are electronic and postal bidding systems available. All the details can be found here:
There are some very fine wines available, so do not hesistate to send in bids. And remember that you will be helping people at the same time, as all the proceeds will go to the Japanese Red Cross. Wines, transport and the venue, as well as the auctioneer's fees, have all been donated