John Duval

Ventisquero seeks ‘new way’ with Med varieties

Chilean wine estate Viña Ventisquero is pioneering a "new way of looking" at Mediterranean grape varieties, according to chief winemaker Felipe Tosso Bruna.

Aussie wine trends: 2. Refining Shiraz

Although less dramatic than Chardonnay’s stylistic swing from broad to bony, Australia’s flagship grape Shiraz has also been losing weight and gaining tone.

Ventisquero shows off Duval project

Viña Ventisquero has launched the result of a 10-year project in collaboration with former Penfolds chief winemaker John Duval.

Barossa star hails Chile’s ‘exciting’ Syrah scope

Chile is “only just scratching the surface” with Syrah, suggests former Penfolds Grange winemaker John Duval, as he outlined some potential routes forward for the country with this variety.

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