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Henri Giraud to open 0% stainless steel cellar

Champagne Henri Giraud is to open a "pioneering" new cellar this November with 0% stainless steel.

Albariño is ‘the wild horse’ grape

Rías Baixas’ flagship grape Albariño is a “wild horse that needs taming” according to one winemaker in the northwestern Spanish region.

American oak ‘not suited to Cabernet’

American oak "does not match" with Cabernet Sauvignon, according to Brad Grimes, winemaker at Napa's Abreu Vineyards.

Clicquot makes changes with latest vintage release

Veuve Clicquot has taken a fresh approach with its latest vintage release, which was revealed at a launch event in Burgundy yesterday.

Champagne Lanson to trial oak

February 20th, 2014

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