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 April, we will finish the Rudy Kurniawan trial and continue the trial with Koch vs Greenberg, looking at new producers and vintages, in depth looks at glass, and how it’s made, and continue to build in our galleries of counterfeits and authentic wines.

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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.
GALLERY OF AUTHENTICS: Authentics: Spain and Germany will be added to our ever-expanding galleries.
OTHER WINE FRAUDS: Koch vs Greenberg: Part 12 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

COUNTERFEIT WINE: Profiles: Producer profiles about the most counterfeited wines in the world. | Ausone: Pictures of counterfeits of this producer | 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.