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Saturday 6 February 2016

Australia

Riesling Downunder 2015

Riesling Downunder took place recently in Melbourne, Australia, providing the perfect opportunity for trade and consumers alike to sample a wide range of Riesling from around the world.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

China a ‘huge opportunity’ for Australia

China’s post-boom hangover hit Australia far less than Bordeaux, and the potential for top-end wine is as great as ever, according to Andrew Caillard MW.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 No Comments »

TWE declares interim results ‘on-track’

Treasury Wine Estate’s chief executive, Michael Clarke, has said that fiscal 2015 has “begun well” for the long-troubled Australian wine company.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Man destroys A$300k of wine in Barossa

A man has been arrested after allegedly opening the taps of four tanks of wine at an estate in the Barossa Valley last weekend.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 No Comments »

AV pushes brands over bulk

Australian Vintage has reported a 16% rise in total revenue in its half year results, boosted by a double digit increase in sales of its branded wines.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 No Comments »

We’re not in Kansas anymore …

When it comes to barbecuing Australians can do more than just throw another shrimp on the barbie.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

UK ‘starting to take Aussie wine seriously’

UK consumers are starting to take Australia seriously as a fine wine producer but there is a long road ahead, says one of the country’s premium estates.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Chainsaw injury no excuse for drink driving

A man who drank gin to numb the pain after slicing his hand open with a chainsaw and then drove to hospital has had his appeal over a drink driving charge dismissed.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Tornado tears through Hunter Valley

A video has captured the moment a twister ripped through an estate in Australia’s Hunter Valley, damaging vines and flattening an equipment shed.

Monday, February 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Schulz: ‘Wine is a fashion industry’

Wine is “a fashion industry” says Christie Schulz of Barossa Valley-based estate Turkey Flat, and “you lose your market if you don’t move with the times.”

Monday, February 16th, 2015 No Comments »

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