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Friday 23 January 2015

Cabernet Sauvignon

Top grapes strengthen their grip

Global wine production is showing signs of increasing homogeneity as international varieties expand their share of the world’s vineyards.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 2 Comments »

Little-known Bordeaux sells out in 24 hours

Proving that good-value Bordeaux has no problem finding a buyer in the UK, a top-end blend from Canon-Fronsac sold out in just over 24 hours this week through one London merchant.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Chilean charm offensive

To understand how to crack the +£10 wine barrier, Chilean producer Concha y Toro hosted a blind tasting and discussion with key members from across the UK trade

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Australian reds

We round up the reds making an impact with the trade following Wine Australia’s “Inspired” annual tasting.

Monday, September 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Chile wine trends: 5. Reducing ABVs

It might not be as sensationalist as the launch of a new product, but there’s an important stylistic shift occurring among an increasing number of Chile’s reds.

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Chile’s winemakers ‘erasing’ terroir

Chilean producers’ historic emphasis on trying to emulate Bordeaux and too much interference from the country’s winemakers is “erasing terroir”.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 3 Comments »

Can China’s middle classes save Aussie wine?

The impact of China’s austerity measures continue to hurt the Australian wine industry, but China’s middle classes are emerging as its potential saviour.

Friday, August 15th, 2014 1 Comment »

Concha’s winemaker aims for ‘drinkability’

Concha y Toro is bringing down the alcohol level of its Casillero del Diablo Cabernet in a bid to make it more “drinkable”.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Aresti highlights longevity of Curicó Cab

Chilean winery Aresti is to launch a Cabernet Sauvignon from the 2001 vintage to highlight the age-worthy nature of Cabernet from the Curicó Valley.

Monday, August 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Cabernet Sauvignon Masters 2014: The results

An impressive lineup of judges convened for the Global Cabernet Sauvignon Masters to put 200 wines through their paces in June. Here we list the medalists.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 3 Comments »

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