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Saturday 29 August 2015

Chardonnay

Vidiano: Crete’s answer to Chardonnay?

Vidiano is Crete’s most promising variety with which to build the country’s reputation outside of Greece, says one winemaker who describes it as the Greek equivalent of Chardonnay.

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Errázuriz brings Burgundy to Chile for new ‘grands crus’

Viña Errázuriz has taken a wholly Burgundian approach to an impending new release of a top-end Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from Chile’s Aconcagua Costa.

Thursday, August 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Godello ‘in between Chardonnay and Riesling’

Spain’s great white hope Godello is “in between Chardonnay and Riesling” in character due to its ability to express terroir according to one winemaker working with the grape.

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Jackson Family Wines unveil Capensis

Jackson Family Wines has officially launched its debut South African wine, Capensis, a Chardonnay made using grapes from “extreme” and “exceptional” sites across the Western Cape.

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Bourgogne wines ‘naturally at home’ in Hong Kong

The Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins de Bourgogne presented a plethora of newly released wine for the Hong Kong market at the “One Day for Bourgogne Wines” tasting this week.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

BIVB interactive tasting: A celebration of Chardonnay

The BIVB’s Live and Interactive seminar on Chardonnay proved the perfect antidote to the currently grey weather in Hong Kong.

Friday, May 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Asia sales of aromatics ‘slow but steady’

Jean Trimbach, whose family has been making wines in Ribeauvillé in Alsace for nearly 400 years, remains cautiously optimistic about the future of the region’s wines in Asia.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 No Comments »

California must think small to be great

California may no longer be trying to ape Burgundy’s style, but there is a growing belief that producers must recreate the smaller-scale structure of the Côte d’Or to reach the same quality heights.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 No Comments »

California no longer copying Europe

Californian winemakers may be attempting to emulate the quality of Europe’s great wines, but not the flavours, stressed Mark de Vere MW at a tasting in London this week.

Friday, March 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Hawke’s Bay ripe for export boom

A Hawke’s Bay winemaker has suggested that a recent surge in investment from major producers has put New Zealand’s second largest wine region in a prime position to raise its profile abroad

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

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