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Thursday 24 April 2014

Cabernet Sauvignon

Enter now for Global Cab Sav Masters

Do you want your Cabernet Sauvignon assessed blind by the world’s best palates? Then you’ve got just two weeks left to enter The Global Cabernet Sauvignon Masters.

Monday, April 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Salt found to improve red wine flavour

The former chief strategist of Microsoft believes consumers should add salt to red wine in order to improve the flavour.

Friday, March 21st, 2014 7 Comments »

Napa Vintners mark Chinese New Year

Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) has released two Chinese-inspired recipes to pair with the region’s Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay wines.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 No 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 »

Q&A with Gavin Monery of London Cru

db’s Lucy Shaw talks to Gavin Monery, winemaker at the capital’s first urban winery, London Cru, about the risks and rewards of his debut vintage.

Monday, January 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Napa’s best Cabs revealed by tasting panel

Napa Valley is not shying away from its reputation for making full-bodied, richly fruited and generously oaked wines.

Monday, January 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Cabernet now world’s most planted grape

Cabernet Sauvignon is the world’s most widely planted grape variety, a recent study from the University of Adelaide has found.

Monday, January 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Opus One credits global success to Bordeaux négociants

California’s Opus One is enjoying strong international demand through Bordeaux négociants, despite stagnating sales for the region’s Left Bank brands.

Friday, January 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Eric Asimov picks Champagnes for the holiday season, including one with “great finesse”, while Rebecca Murphy recommends “a great find for your holiday entertaining”.

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Jon Bonné recommends a pink that is “as soulful as rosé gets” while Rebecca Murphy suggests “that we make a place at our table for an exciting new wine”.

Thursday, December 5th, 2013 1 Comment »

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