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James Halliday

Wine expert accused of stealing AU$300k worth of wines

A wine expert who used to be a reviewer for wine critic James Halliday’s ‘Wine Companion’ is accused of stealing up to AU$300,000 worth of wines while working as a specialist buyer for an Australian wine importer.

Monday, February 20th, 2017 No Comments »

Sarah Crowe wins Halliday’s ‘Winemaker of the Year’

Yarra Yering’s winemaker, Sarah Crowe has been crowned Winemaker of the Year at James Halliday’s annual Wine Companion Awards.

Friday, August 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Stelzer to host HK Champagne masterclass

The Champagne Guide author, Tom Stelzer will host a September masterclass in Hong Kong comparing several brands of non-vintage and vintage Champagne.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Yangarra’s Fraser named top Oz winemaker

Yangarra Estate Vineyard’s Peter Fraser has been named by eminent wine critic James Halliday as Australian Winemaker of the Year.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 No Comments »

McGuigan awarded top marks by Halliday

Australian wine critic, James Halliday, has given McGuigan’s “The Philosophy” the highest marks the company has ever received.

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 wines at Heathrow

Heathrow is one of the world’s busiest airports and, as a result, sells a serious amount of wine. Here are the top 10 wines sold by value.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Australian PM under fire for ‘tragic’ cellar

The Australian Prime Minister has been ridiculed for the contents of his wine cellar, which critics claim makes a mockery of the country’s wine industry.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Australian Shiraz breaks points record

A Canberra Shiraz/Viognier has scored 98 points in the latest Australian Wine Companion, the highest score ever awarded to a current release wine.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Rare Aussie tawnies on sale in travel retail

A rare set of 100-year-old Seppeltsfield tawnies was snapped up within 90 minutes of going on sale, despite its AU$4,000 price tag.

Monday, February 4th, 2013 3 Comments »

Aussie wine trends: 9. Tasmania fervour

We consider the fast-growing interest in Tasmania in our second of ten installments on Australia’s evolving wine industry.

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

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