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Sunday 29 November 2015


Amorim lends support to Master Sommeliers

The Court of Master Sommeliers’ European branch has confirmed a partnership with natural cork supplier Corticeira Amorim, which will offer education about wine faults for the organisation’s members and students.

Monday, March 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Cork brings beneficial phenolics to wine

Phenolic compounds in cork stoppers can positively influence the ageing of wine, according to Dr. Miguel Cabral, Amorim’s director of R&D.

Friday, February 20th, 2015 4 Comments »

Cork gives boost to Cape winemakers

Natural cork producer Amorim has stepped up its support for the Cape Winemakers Guild Protégé Programme which supports young winemakers.

Monday, January 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Amorim plans Helix push for 2015

Amorim is stepping up the promotional push for its Helix twist-open natural cork after reporting a positive early reaction to this innovation.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Cork firms hail US and China data

The cork sector has hailed two new surveys it claims signal a strong preference for natural cork closures in the US and China.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Green Awards 2014: the winners revealed

California, New Zealand and Chile featured prominently in the 2014 Drinks Business Green Awards, which were announced yesterday in London at The Ivy.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 1 Comment »

db Green Awards 2014: the shortlist

The shortlist for The Drinks Business Green Awards 2014 has been announced following judging this week.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Amorim ‘aggressively’ targets mainstream

Corticeira Amorim is aiming to increase its share of the high volume wine market with the launch of a new, more competitively priced natural cork stopper.

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 No Comments »

From bark to bottle: cork’s journey

Ever wondered where your wine’s cork stopper comes from? db visited Amorim to see the entire process.

Monday, July 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Amorim steps up TCA battle

Amorim, the world’s largest cork manufacturer, is due to roll out its latest weapon in the battle against cork taint this September.

Thursday, July 25th, 2013 1 Comment »

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