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Hailstorm hits China’s Château Rongzi in Shanxi

A recent hailstorm in China’s northern Shanxi has hit the province’s Château Rongzi, pummelling grape vines, wiping out production at 2,5000-mu (166 hectares) of its vineyards, equivalent to RMB 20 million (US$2.9 million) worth of damage.

Top lot at Sonoma barrel auction fetches $60K

The top lot in the record setting third annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction held last Friday was a 20-case bottling from Pinot Noir icon Kosta Browne that fetched $60,000.

Villa Maria launches ‘flagship’ £90 Ngakirikiri wine

New Zealand's Villa Maria has launched its most expensive wine to date, naming its Ngakirikiri from the Gimblett Gravels as the brand's new flagship wine.

Uncorked: Chris Hatcher

Chris Hatcher, the seasoned chief winemaker at Wolf Blass, reveals to dbHK what bottle of wine he would compare himself to, and how a child raised in a strict Methodist household grew up to find a lifelong career in wine.

Uncorked: Liu Hai of Legacy Peak

February 15th, 2017


December 18th, 2016

11 benchmark wines from Navarra

December 14th, 2016

Staglin steps up China exports

December 12th, 2016

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