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Saturday 20 December 2014

Australia

Q&A: Richie Vandenberg, LCW

As the World Bulk Wine show prepares to take up residence in Amsterdam, Richie Vandenberg, CEO of Australia bulk wine producer LCW, speaks to the drinks business about the current state of the market.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Mick Jagger shakes hips at Aussie winery

It’s not everyday that Mick Jagger rocks up at your winery for an impromptu tour and ends up jamming on your piano.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Entire Grange range on sale for £358K

A collection of Penfolds Grange spanning every vintage it was made from 1951 to 2010 has gone on sale at fine wine store Le Clos in Dubai for £358,596.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Pinot Noir forum ‘SIPNOT’ comes to HK

The Stonier International Pinot Noir Tasting is taking place in Hong Kong for the first time this month showcasing Pinot Noirs from around the world.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Cult Cabs dominate Wally’s sale

California’s Harlan and Screaming Eagle wines achieved huge premiums on their estimates, setting new records at Wally’s and Crush auctions in New York last week.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Aussie pilot pulls up for a pint

A pilot in Western Australia was being questioned by police today after he steered his propeller-driven plane down the street on his way to the local pub.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

TWE boss bites back against small retailers

Chief executive Michael Clarke has retaliated against criticism from small retailers, saying they are too quick to get upset when big outlets get better deals.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 4 Comments »

Australia and Bordeaux take centre stage

The 2008 vintages of Penfolds Grange and non-first growth crus classés took centre stage in the fine wine world this week.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

More tastings, more Burgundy, boutique Australian wine and a quick flashback to db looking more awake.

Monday, October 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Australian Boutique Winemakers’ in HK

It remains a challenging task for boutique wineries from Australia to reach out to export markets.

Monday, October 27th, 2014 No Comments »

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