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Tuesday 6 December 2016 loc: GB

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Adelaide Hills Chardonnay ‘a viable alternative to Burgundy’

Winemakers in the Adelaide Hills have upped their game with Chardonnay so much that the wines now offer a viable alternative to Burgundy according to one key producer.

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 1 Comment »

Australia’s Petaluma returns to UK market

Australian wine brand Petaluma is making a return to the UK market after after a four year absence, appointing Bancroft Wines its exclusive UK distributor.

Monday, July 11th, 2016 No Comments »

dbHK’s HITT wines in pictures

We present the 12 competition wines from the drinks business HK’s Saturday event – the Hong Kong International Top Tasters – and some of the guesses ventured by the teams.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Chilean Cabernet shows off ‘unique’ character

Chile showed itself as offering one of the most nationally distinctive expressions of Cabernet Sauvignon at a blind tasting of top examples from around the world.

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 No Comments »

Aussie wine trends: 4. Perfecting Pinot

Burgundy appreciation is clearly evident among Australia’s winemakers, and among those producing Pinot Noir, it’s an obsession.

Friday, January 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Petaluma to build new winery

Australia’s Petaluma is to build a new winery in the Adelaide Hills in time for the 2015 vintage as the lease on its current site comes to an end.

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 No Comments »

Bollinger’s Bizot produces Salon equivalent in Australia

Xavier Bizot and Lucy Croser have created a traditional method, single vineyard, vintage, blanc de blancs only brand – in effect, Australia’s equivalent of Champagne Salon.

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 2 Comments »

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