A Look Inside WineFraud.com


Welcome to WINEFRAUD.com

WineFraud.com is the first of its kind due-diligence resource for the wine industry on matters related to wine fraud and the counterfeiting of wine. From wine consumers to those in the trade, including vendors and producers, WineFraud.com members will be provided educational tools through unprecedented content from both our team of fraud and counterfeiting experts as well the most comprehensive database of wine fraud evidence in the world. Our goal is to be a resource to the industry to provide a higher level of awareness to wine fraud and in turn, a more transparent marketplace for the consumer while assisting producers and vendors in the ongoing protection of their brands and reputations across the globe.

Under Investigation

In August, WineFraud.com will have some exciting updates! The largest is a large database of Rudy Kurniawan exhibits of labels and wine bottles with what is wrong with them- a massive group of galleries and information straight from the court case and Maureen Downey. We will also uploading hundreds of new Ink & Print photos of authentic and counterfeit labels.

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WINE AUTHENTICATION: Print Methods: How different labels use different print methods and Concorde paper. | Cork & Capsules: An indepth look at how these are made.| Information: What you need to know about the actual content of the labels.

RUDY KURNIAWAN: Exhibits: All of the exhibits of bottles and labels with information about how these are not authentic. | Stamps: the serial number stamps that Rudy used to recreate the numbers for labels. | Emails: Who Rudy emailed and what they discussed.

OTHER WINE FRAUDS: Koch vs Greenberg: Part 16 of the trial highlighted by Siobhan Turner | Storage Fraud: Storage facilities that sell wine without their client’s consent, and why these cases aren’t going to court

PRODUCER INFORMATION: Profiles: Producer profiles about the most counterfeited wines in the world. | Ausone: Pictures of counterfeits of this producer | Vintage Spotlights: In Depth look at why some vintages are counterfeited more than others, and what makes these vintages special.