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Saturday 30 August 2014

France

Provence and Bordeaux take top spots in rosé tasting

A blind tasting of pink wines from around the world in London this month confirmed the superiority of Provence, but also highlighted the quality of Bordeaux rosé.

Monday, July 8th, 2013 No Comments »

Pétrus and Vega Sicilia close Sotheby’s season

Auction house Sotheby’s will close its summer season with a £1 million sale, featuring top Bordeaux, Burgundy and Vega Sicilia.

Monday, July 8th, 2013 No Comments »

A decade in Champagne

the drinks business casts its eye back over the last decade in Champagne with this review of the “noughties”.

Thursday, July 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Famous Paris wine shop sold to Japanese

One of Paris’ most famous wine shops, Legrand Filles et Fils, has been sold to a Japanese investor.

Thursday, July 4th, 2013 1 Comment »

Champagne in pictures

Imps in the cellar and heavenly countenances were much in evidence when the drinks business was invited on a recent trip to Champagne by Gosset at the beginning of the month.

Thursday, July 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Why the Big Apple loves the Jura

Wooing New York’s fashionable wine drinkers has been a big part of the export success currently being enjoyed by France’s smallest wine region.

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

Smaller Cognac companies consider place in the market

Faced with the might of the large Cognac houses, smaller producers are considering how to broaden their appeal among consumers.

Friday, June 28th, 2013 No Comments »

Bourjade: ‘I wish Beaujolais could make more white’

Jean Bourjade, managing director of Inter Beaujolais, has expressed a wish that Beaujolais made more white wine after its enthusiastic reception by consumers.

Friday, June 28th, 2013 No Comments »

Robuchon and Magrez partner on Bordeaux restaurant

Michelin-starred French chef Joël Robuchon is to open a restaurant in Bordeaux with backing from wine magnate Bernard Magrez.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013 No Comments »

There and back again: a champagne lover’s tale

A day return journey from the UK to Champagne is feasible, enjoyable and affordable

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 No Comments »

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