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Sunday 20 April 2014

Loire

The week in pictures

A risqué Voodoo Blues burlesque performance, a wine dinner with venison scotch eggs and the commemoration of a landmark blind tasting – it’s the week in pictures.

Friday, April 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Loire winemaker in court over AOC breach

A biodynamic winemaker is facing a fine of €5,000 for allegedly wrongly linking 2,800 bottles of his vin de table wine to an Appellation of Origin (AOC).

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 No Comments »

The red side of Sancerre

Sancerre is one of those French wine regions that is famous the world over for producing wines of class and quality.

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Dr Goode reminds London of Loire Sauvignon character and quality

If anyone had overlooked the quality of Loire Sauvignon Blanc, Dr Jamie Goode provided a timely reminder at his masterclass.

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 No Comments »

db Eats: The Five Fields

db’s Lucy Shaw heads to The Five Fields in Chelsea for a night of culinary fireworks in the form of foie gras globes, suckling pig five ways and edible soil.

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

Olly Smith picks out “a no-brainer for your weeknight go-to bottle”, while Victoria Moore recommends an “all-rounder to take you into autumn.”

Monday, September 16th, 2013 1 Comment »

Exclusive trophy and gold medal winning Sauvignon Blanc de Loire masterclass

Dr Jamie Goode will host a masterclass at Vinexpo next week and will show two special trophy and 34 gold medal Loire Sauvignon Blanc wines.

Monday, June 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Muscadet producers counting cost of 2012

Producers in Muscadet are lauding the 2012 vintage but are in dire need of a healthy crop this year.

Monday, June 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Muscadet in pictures

It was sun, wine, sea food and unlikely lodgings when the drinks business was lucky enough to be invited to Muscadet on a recent press trip by Inter Loire.

Monday, June 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Friuli making “world class” Sauvignon

The northeastern Italian region of Friuli is making some of the world’s greatest Sauvignon Blancs according to leading Italian producer, Zonin.

Monday, March 25th, 2013 No Comments »

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