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Saturday 6 February 2016

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Madeira clarifies message

A series of changes to the permitted labeling terms used for Madeira aim to clarify and formalise information about one of the world’s most complex wine categories.

Monday, May 11th, 2015 1 Comment »

Five wines you never knew were ‘natural’

We round up a handful of wines that are delicious, varied, and do without any manipulative cellar techniques – but don’t class themselves as “natural”.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 3 Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

French fizz, fortified wines, Cava and crémant make this week’s round up, as UK wine writers gear up for a very merry Christmas.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Sandeman joins wave of old tawny releases

Sandeman is celebrating its 225th anniversary next year with the release of its first ever single cask of Very Old Tawny Port.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Graham’s launches tawny Port from 1882

Symington Family Estates has launched a single harvest tawny from 1882 under the Graham’s label.

Thursday, June 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Seppeltsfield releases rare WW1 wine

Five rare vintages of Tawny ‘Port’ dating from 1914 to 1918 have been released by the south Australian Seppeltsfield Estate, in partnership with the Australian War Memorial.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Secret’ collection of fortified wines released

A rare collection of fortified wines held “in secret” by several generations of winemakers at Seppeltsfield’s Barossa Valley cellars has been released.

Friday, March 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

The UK’s wine columnists help to fill any Christmas drinking gaps, from a “particularly luscious” white wine for turkey to the best mixed case selections.

Monday, December 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Sherry takes off at M&S

UK multiple retailer Marks & Spencer has reported a rise in Sherry sales this year, particularly for pale, dry styles.

Thursday, December 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Hine’s impeccable taste and tradition

After 250 years of renowned Cognac production Hine is about to change hands once more.

Monday, September 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

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