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Friday 20 January 2017 loc: GB

Jancis Robinson

Jancis Robinson’s wine writing legacy preserved by UC Davis

Wine writer Jancis Robinson has donated 40 years’ worth of personal archives, including tasting notes and private correspondences with fellow critic Robert Parker, to the UC Davis library.

Thursday, January 5th, 2017 No Comments »

Robinson: Defra should reinstate UK wine funding

Jancis Robinson MW has used her keynote speech at the International Cool Climate Wine Symposium to appeal to Defra to reinstate funding for the UK wine industry.

Thursday, May 26th, 2016 No Comments »

ICCWS organisers expecting a sellout

Tickets to this year’s International Cool Climate Wine Symposium are expected to sell out “well in advance of the event”, organisers have warned.

Thursday, March 31st, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

Celebrating the Island Shangri-La’s 25th anniversary, meeting the exuberant Michael Jordan MS and a charity dinner with Jancis Robinson, it’s an eclectic week for the dbHK team.

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Notable pigs and metal tigers

Last week we pointed out that Mouton 2000 had enjoyed a stellar performance, such a performance, indeed, as might have been expected in the Chinese “Year of the Ram”.

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

A “rich, sensual”, even “sexy” selection of wines make this week’s round-up from the UK press, from Port to passito by way of Okanagan Pinot and stunning ‘new wave’ Grenache.

Monday, January 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Dates for 2016 Chinese Wine Summit announced

This year’s Chinese Wine Summit which will be held in Shanghai has been confirmed for 27-29 February.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Robinson to release a brief guide to wine

A new book by Jancis Robinson MW that aims to give novices a quick and easy guide into the world of wine is set for publication in the UK next month.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Wine writers gear up for the Roederers

The 2015 Louis Roederer International Wine Writers Awards takes place tomorrow, with two writers from the drinks business vying with a host of prominent wine communicators for one of the prestigious awards.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Charity claret: BBR collaborates with aid organisation

In partnership with Jancis Robinson and Eris Boissenot, BBR has created a Bordeaux blend from which profits will benefit Room to Read, a global education initiative.

Monday, May 4th, 2015 No Comments »

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