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Sunday 21 December 2014

California

ConeTech could take out wine pyrazines

The same technology used to remove alcohol from wine could be employed to take out green flavours, or add in beneficial characters from grape pomace.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Jackson expands into South Africa

California-based Jackson Family Wines is expanding into South Africa with the purchase of a 20-acre vineyard in Stellenbosch.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Alcohol removal on the up in US

One in four bottles of Californian Pinot Noir and Chardonnay have been through the industrial alcohol removal process supplied by ConeTech.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 3 Comments »

Man steals $2k of wine from restaurant

A man has been arrested after stealing $2,300 worth of fine wine from the California restaurant at which he used to work.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

New World surge at Liv-ex

Forget Bordeaux, Italy or the Rhône, the wines to have bet on are part of an obscure Liv-ex index – ‘The Rest of the World 50’

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Enotria signs another big name

Ste Michelle Wine Estates has moved the UK distribution for its brand portfolio, which includes top Napa producer Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, to Enotria.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Burgundian or Oregondian?

A Pinot Noir being described as Burgundian is always a bit of a double-edged sword, especially when the wine is not in fact from Burgundy.

Monday, November 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Domaine Carneros sued over vineyard name

A small winery on the Sonoma Coast is suing Californian sparkling wine estate Domaine Carneros for copyright infringement over its La Terre Promise vineyard.

Friday, November 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Kate Hudson launches ‘virtual’ wine

Kate Hudson and her Muse rocker fiancé Matt Bellamy have taken a novel approach to launching their latest wine by using the online game Farmville.

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 1 Comment »

First ‘Women of the Vine’ symposium set

A global symposium championing the achievements of women working within the wine trade and their advancement will take place in Napa next year.

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 No Comments »

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