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Australia

Drunk man pens abusive note to self

A man from Kalgoorlie, Western Australia has hit back at his sober self’s sensible note to drink water and sober up by angrily writing back and ignoring his own good advice.

Friday, August 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Sarah Crowe wins Halliday’s ‘Winemaker of the Year’

Yarra Yering’s winemaker, Sarah Crowe has been crowned Winemaker of the Year at James Halliday’s annual Wine Companion Awards.

Friday, August 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Stelzer to host HK Champagne masterclass

The Champagne Guide author, Tom Stelzer will host a September masterclass in Hong Kong comparing several brands of non-vintage and vintage Champagne.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 No Comments »

HK’s Tin Lung Heen partners with Penfolds

Sky high two Michelin-star Cantonese restaurant, Tin Lung Heen on the 102nd floor of the ICC will offer a six-course menu paired with different Penfolds wines, starting from 1 September.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Demand for wine education rises

Demand has risen for wine education in key markets including China, the UK and North America, the WSET has reported, after seeing the number of candidates rise for the 14th consecutive year.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 3 Comments »

Australia’s best wine lists for 2016

Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards took place this week at Luke Mangan’s Glass Restaurant and Bar in Sydney.

Friday, July 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Bring a McGuigan ad rolled out in the UK

Having trialled the advert in cinemas and on the radio, Australian wine brand McGuigan is rolling out its latest tongue-in-cheek ad across the UK.

Friday, July 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Hallowed Ground to close as it transfers portfolio

Australian wine specialist Hallowed Ground is to close with its Australian portfolio being taken on by Hallgarten Druitt & Novum.

Thursday, July 28th, 2016 1 Comment »

Sagrantino ‘will rival Shiraz’ in Oz one day

Tannic Italian grape Sagrantino will one day rival Shiraz as the best red variety in Australia according to Chester Osborn of d’Arenberg.

Thursday, July 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Uber to trial on-demand wine tours in Oz

Ride sharing company Uber is trialling a new service in South Australia offering on-demand tours of the region’s vineyards to its users.

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 1 Comment »

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