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We round up the highlights from this week including the Rioja consejo allowing winemakers to include the names of specific villages on the label and an island brewery that ships its beer via a replica 18th century sailing boat. 

Region to believe: Portalegre

Having been overlooked in the past, and its quality grapes used for blending, the arrival of the Symingtons has alerted the wine world to the potential of the Alentejo’s Portalegre sub-region. Sarah Ahmed investigates

Christie’s to auction wines of Earl Halifax

Christie’s has announced that the first fine wine sale of its autumn-winter season in London will include bottles from the cellars of the Earl of Halifax.

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

Hong Kong's drinks trade had a lot to offer in the past two weeks; from a Penfolds re-corking clinic to a Georgian wine tour by Debra Meiburg MW as well as a workshop by Port producer Symington Family Estates.

Top new products: July

July 20th, 2017

Tim Stanley-Clarke dies

June 22nd, 2017

Top new products: June

June 19th, 2017

The week in pictures

May 12th, 2017

Uncorked: Yves Desmaris MS

February 9th, 2017

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