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Sunday 5 July 2015

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Mumm releases Santana sparkler

Legendary guitarist Carlos Santana has teamed up with Mumm Napa to release a more...

Red wine could help fight depression

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US Senate passes bill to boost spirits exports

The US senate has been applauded by members of the spirits trade for passing a more...

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Top 10 wines in the US press

An impressive Tannat-Merlot-Zinfandel blend from Uruguay and a Vernaccia from more...

Coors Light heads home

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Bordeaux 2005: Biggest movers

Expectation surrounding the 2005s is building and pushing up prices for top more...

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Is Parker wrong about the 05 Médocs?

With no Médoc wines gaining 100-points in Robert Parker’s retrospective of more...

Constellation to buy Meiomi for $315m

Constellation Brands is to buy Napa-based wine brand Meiomi for $315 million, more...

Rise for Haut Bailly in Liv-ex 2015 classification

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Bordeaux wine thieves found guilty

A French court has sentenced 15 men over the audacious theft of $1.1 million of more...

Californian wine struggling with supply

There is a "growing mismatch" between supply and demand that is badly hampering more...

Bordeaux 2005: 12 ‘perfect’ wines

Twelve wines have been given “perfect” 100-point ratings in Robert more...

Diageo appoints North America president

Deirdre Mahlan, Diageo's chief financial officer, has been announced as the more...

Top 10 wines in the UK press

An English fizz fit for Wimbledon, a "chunky, berry-stuffed" Negroamaro and a more...

Hart Davis Hart biggest in US

Chicago-based wine auctioneer Hart Davis Hart is the market leader in the US in more...

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Top 10 wines in the US press

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En primeur: beware the heralded vintage?

From an investment point of view is it best to buy the “vintages of the more...

Oregon producer takes international view

One of Oregon’s youngest wine estates has partnered with Jackson Family Wines more...

US wine brand hopes to ape craft beer success

A wine brand from California is hoping to ape craft beer’s success in the UK more...

China recognises 'Bordeaux'

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The top 10 wines in the US press

7th March, 2013 by Andy Young

Dandelion Vineyards Lion’s Tooth of McLaren Vale Shiraz-Riesling 2009

Dandelion Vineyards Lions Tooth of McLaren Vale Shiraz-RieslingIn the Washington Post, Dave McIntyre, gives this wine three stars (out of three), but does say that because of the screwcap it needs to be decanted for at least 30 minutes before drinking.

He writes that once decanted “you have a rich, spicy, racy wine brimming with blackcurrant and blackberry fruit, eucalyptus and mint. Fermenting the Shiraz on the pressed skins of Riesling grapes gives the wine an enticing, irresistible lure.”

One Response to “The top 10 wines in the US press”

  1. I liked wine blanc from Napa Valley California.

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