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Wednesday 1 July 2015

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En primeur: beware the heralded vintage?

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Final call for Liberty apprentice scheme

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Top 10 wines in the UK press

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

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Competitive

Top 10 wines in the UK press

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Delegat aims high with new Barossa brand

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Bordeaux 2005: Biggest movers

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PR Senior Account Manager/Director

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Depending on experience

Beaujolais pushes for sparkling AOC

Beaujolais is trying to gain AOC status for its sparkling wines which, with it more...

Wimbledon serves up English wine

Organisers of this year’s Wimbledon have decided to offer tennis fans English more...

Depp puts French estate on sale for £16.5m

Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has put his estate in the south of France, which more...

Head of On-Trade Sales

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WOSA woos UK indies and on-trade

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Top 10 wines in the US press

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

Scots invited to explore Chianti Classico and Prosecco

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Austrian wine importer launches in Hong Kong

A wine importer specialising in Austrian wines has launched in Hong Kong to more...

Oregon producer takes international view

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Bilingual 'tool' demystifies wine tasting

The Australian Grape and Wine Authority has developed a new "tool" which more...

International Business Development Assistant

London, United Kingdom

To be determined, based on the profile and experience of the candidate

Symington Estates to uncover Douro's best grapes

Symington Family Estates has planted an experimental vineyard in the hottest more...

MMD bolsters Italian portfolio with Mazzei

Maisons Marques et Domaines has extended its Italian portfolio with the more...

Parker retrospective boosts 05 Palmer

Château Palmer’s 2005 is the latest wine from that vintage to see an more...

Supplier Relationship Manager

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Q&A: John Barbier, the Colorado cook-vintner

“I have never followed a recipe in my life, I’m a man of instinct”, more...

China’s Ningxia region launches wine contest

Select winemakers will have the chance to travel to China to learn from its more...

Australia in pictures: Western Australia

30th May, 2014 by Gabriel Stone

After roaming from the wine regions of Victoria and across South Australia, the James Busby Travel group made the long journey to Perth to round off the trip in style.

1. cullen cow hornsWhile Margaret River may be the state’s most high profile wine region, with the highest density of wineries, there was the chance to get to grips with styles from the eight other wine regions of WA (can you name them?), including the sprawling Great Southern.

The WA phase kicked off at Cullen, one of Margaret River’s founding producers, where we arrived in time to see the latest batch of cow horns being buried. Having begun converting to organic viticulture back in 1999, the 28-hectare estate embraced biodynamics back in 2003 and now extends this sustainable approach to this vegetable garden, which provides much of the produce for its restaurant.

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