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Jun 25, 2024

Jamie Ritchie, one of the world's leading wine and spirits auctioneers, explains why he left three decades of remarkable performance at Sotheby's to join a startup called BlockBar -- where he is COO. BlockBar is an online marketplace combining NFT, cryptocurrency (ethereum/eth), and blockchain technology with the sale, storage, and distribution of collectible wine and spirits to create authenticity and guaranteed provenance in the marketplace.


Learn more about BlockBar at 

Follow Jamie Ritchie on Instagram @jamieritchiewine


Not ready for NFTs, crypto, and blockchain? Visit to find outstanding, limited-quantity wines to begin -- or add to -- your cellar.


Use the code BLOCKBAR to receive 10% off your entire order at You'll get free shipping if you spend $99 or more.

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