“Age cannot wither her,” says the narrator Enobarbus in Shakespeare’s Antony & Cleopatra. He could just as easily have been talking about the longevity of fine wine as Antony’s infatuation.
As a fledgling wine collector, or even a seasoned master with a good number of rare, aged bottles in your portfolio, you'll understand that beginning and nurturing a quality wine collection can be a complicated business.
The act of wine collecting can be compared to a great assemblage of artwork. Both fine wine and art attract a great deal of public attention, command enormous prices and, unfortunately, are often faked and sold as the real deal.