You would expect Italy and France to make a top 10 of wine consuming countries per capita, but data from the California Wine Institute also threw up a few surprises.
The body of Chinese billionaire, Lam Kok, has been formally identified, nearly two months to the day after his death.
Champagne Ayala has unveiled a new look as part of a mission to raise awareness of its rich history, in particular within the UK market.
Taittinger is launching a new limited edition bottle featuring hologramatic footballs to cement its position as the official Champagne of the FIFA World Cup.
While French wine exports decreased both in volume and value last year, Champagne value sales were up by 1.3%.
A long-running battle between renowned producer Château Lafite Rothschild and Côtes de Bordeaux producer Chateau Lafitte over the trademarking of the Lafitte name has spread to China.
A body, potentially of Chinese billionaire Lam Kok killed in last year’s helicopter crash, has been found on the banks of the Dordogne.
The 2014 Best Value Vin de France International Selection has highlighted increasing consistency and creativity in the Vin de France classification.
The choice of wine served by US President Barack Obama to French President François Hollande at last night’s state dinner has been slammed as “cheap”.
In what direction does the future lie for the great sweet wines of Bordeaux? Is it in the East?
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