Ex-Pernod Ricard UK wine development director Adrian Atkinson has joined Australia’s Wakefield Wines as European market manager.
The world’s finest bottles of pure Grenache – from Château Rayas to Torbreck’s Les Amis – are to feature in a comparative tasting in London on 12 October, and there are still a few spaces left for the trade.
An England versus Australia “wine-off” held by the WSTA saw a “shock” win for an English Bacchus against its Aussie Chardonnay counterpart.
Japanese brewer Asahi is the latest big brewer to stake its claim on the craft sector by acquiring Australia’s Mountain Goat Brewery.
Australian wine brand McGuigan has launched a humorous advertising campaign in the UK and Ireland which encourages consumers to “Bring a McGuigan”.
Wine Australia’s “Premium Australia tasting” threw a spotlight on the growing potential of Italian varieties in the country.
Cross-regional sourcing is key to Penfolds latest release – a Grange from the extremely challenging 2011 vintage in South Australia.
Consumers’ growing incomes in Asia are fuelling an upsurge in off-trade premium beer sales, according to a recent industry report.
Whisky, wine and beer-producing nations are all going head-to-head this week, as we round up our drinks pairing tips for watching the Rugby World Cup action.
Leeuwin Estate will release its 2012 Art Series Chardonnay and 2010 Prelude Vineyards Cabernet Merlot at the Wine Australia tasting in London this month.
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