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Tuesday 28 April 2015

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10 Paso Robles wineries to watch

These wineries provide a good cross-section of Paso Robles at its best – garagiste and estate, established and new, affordable to very expensive.

Thursday, March 5th, 2015 2 Comments »

Yao Ming crowdfunds new tasting rooms

Former NBA star turned Napa winery owner, Yao Ming, has started a crowdfunding campaign to raise US$3 million to expand his US and Chinese operations.

Thursday, March 5th, 2015 No Comments »

How to drink Tequila like a Mexican

A lick of salt, shot and wedge of lime might be many people’s experience of Tequila, but its reputation as a slammer spirit is slowly disappearing.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 1 Comment »

Champagne shipments rise 0.7% in 2014

Champagne shipments surpassed 307 million bottles in 2014, an increase of 0.7% on 2013, when the region sold 304m bottles worldwide.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Francis Ford Coppola names new co-CEO

Steven Spadarotto has been named as the new co-CEO of Francis Ford Coppola’s winery and will take over as full CEO at the end of this year.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 California wine pioneers in the UK

The Californian wine offering in the UK has come a long way in the last decade thanks to these trailblazers championing top drops from the Golden State.

Monday, March 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Grape harvesters win $163k in unpaid wages

A contractor for a top Californian winery has been ordered to pay grape harvesters more than $163,000 after he failed to pay wages during last year’s harvest.

Monday, March 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Baby ‘beer’ bottle on sale

A novelty baby bottle that looks like a bottle of beer is available in the US, hot on the heels of a strap-on flask made to look like a newborn baby.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Empire collection commands ‘exceptional results’

The first sale of the “Empire Collection” made over US$3 million at Wally’s New York sale last weekend, with one whole day given over to Burgundy.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

How to make an ad as effective as Budweiser’s

We might have been forgiven for thinking the world’s largest brewer just didn’t understand how advertising works – until SuperBowl XLIX demonstrated otherwise.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 4 Comments »

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