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Saturday 13 February 2016

Brian Croser

Australian wine industry ‘on a roll’

Australian winemaker and international consultant Brian Croser has hailed changes to his country’s wine industry within the last two years as “an evolution – almost a revolution”.

Friday, May 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Australia kicks off industry overhaul

Leading figures from Australia’s wine industry have been appointed to the board of the new Australian Grape & Wine Authority, which comes into operation today.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Cabernet Franc’s popularity set to ‘explode’

Australian winemaking consultant Brian Croser has predicted an imminent boom in the popularity of Cabernet Franc, especially from the New World.

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 9 Comments »

Croser to address Cabernet genetics at Santa Rita wine workshop

Legendary Aussie winemaker Brian Croser is flying to the UK to discuss the genetics of Cabernet Sauvignon at this week’s Santa Rita wine workshop.

Monday, January 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Emphasis on winemaker too strong in Oz

Australia should shift its emphasis from the personalities behind the wines to the places where they come from, according to Tapanappa’s Xavier Bizot.

Friday, September 20th, 2013 1 Comment »

Chilean Cabernet shows off ‘unique’ character

Chile showed itself as offering one of the most nationally distinctive expressions of Cabernet Sauvignon at a blind tasting of top examples from around the world.

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 No Comments »

Petaluma to build new winery

Australia’s Petaluma is to build a new winery in the Adelaide Hills in time for the 2015 vintage as the lease on its current site comes to an end.

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 No Comments »

Bollinger’s Bizot produces Salon equivalent in Australia

Xavier Bizot and Lucy Croser have created a traditional method, single vineyard, vintage, blanc de blancs only brand – in effect, Australia’s equivalent of Champagne Salon.

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 2 Comments »

Chile’s future is Cabernet Franc

Chile should focus on Cabernet Franc for its future according to Santa Rita winemaker Carlos Gatica, following plantings in a newly-created region.

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 No Comments »

Croser: Cabernet a cornerstone for Chile’s future

Australian winemaker and consultant Brian Croser has spoken out in praise of Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon.

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 2 Comments »

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