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Saturday 13 February 2016

Australia

Australian Women in Wine Awards 2015

Recognising women in the industry is key to encouraging a fair environment for people of all backgrounds, ages or genders in winemaking.

Monday, November 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Prosecco heads hit out at imitators

The president and director of the Prosecco DOC Consortium have hit out at a growing number of imitation Proseccos flooding the market, calling them “imposters”.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 5 Comments »

Angove introduces premium XO releases into Asia market

McLaren Vale winery Angove debuted its new St Agnes XO Imperial 20 year old and Grand Reserve 40 year old at this year’s HK International Wine and Spirits Fair.

Monday, November 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Australian growers worried by early onset of dry weather

Hot weather across Australia is causing anxiety to wine growers, due to the rising cost of irrigation and the increased risk of fire.

Friday, November 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Australia ‘needs to shout about its old-vine heritage’

The Australian wine industry should be putting far greater emphasis on its old-vine heritage, a panel of leading wine experts has concluded.

Friday, November 13th, 2015 1 Comment »

Seppeltsfield marks Royal visit with ‘centenary’ experience

Historic Barossa winery Seppeltsfield has used a Royal visit to launch a series of wine experiences, giving visitors the chance to taste minute sample of their birth year wine and 100-year-old Para Tawny.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Treasury targets young men with criminal wine brand

Treasury Wine Estates is hoping to tap into the male millennial market via two new wine brands including one that focuses on the shipping of British convicts to Australia.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 1 Comment »

‘Anything but Chardonnay’ days are over

The “Anything but Chardonnay” days are over according to one boutique Australian producer who believes the once unloved variety is firmly back in fashion.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 1 Comment »

Accolade takes over Grant Burge UK distribution

Grant Burge Wines will be distributed in the UK by Accolade Wines from March 2016, ending a 10-year relationship with Hatch Mansfield.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Alcohol blamed for ‘lazy’ Aussie accent

An “alcoholic slur” sustained through the heavy drinking of early settlers in Australia is the cause of the country’s accent, a communication expert has claimed.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 1 Comment »

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