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Friday 30 September 2016 loc: GB

Shiraz

Glaetzer to release wine to rival Amon-Ra

While he refuses to put the price up of his popular old vine Shiraz, Amon-Ra, winemaker Ben Glaetzer is to release a bespoke bottling to rival his top drop.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Graham Norton releases new Shiraz

British talk show host and comedian, Graham Norton has launched a Shiraz following the success of his Sauvignon Blanc.

Friday, August 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Sagrantino ‘will rival Shiraz’ in Oz one day

Tannic Italian grape Sagrantino will one day rival Shiraz as the best red variety in Australia according to Chester Osborn of d’Arenberg.

Thursday, July 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Henschke unveils 05/06 Museum Release in UK

South Australian producer Henschke is launching a limited edition collector’s box of two “exceptional” back vintages of its iconic Hill of Grace in the UK.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Jacob’s Creek launches whisky-cask aged wine in UK

Jacob’s Creek has launched its premium whisky-cask aged wine into the UK market.

Thursday, June 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Powell: ‘I was a lamb to the slaughter’

Australian winemaker Dave Powell has spoken out about being ousted from his own winery, Torbreck, in 2013, describing himself as “a lamb to the slaughter”.

Monday, June 20th, 2016 No Comments »

db interview: Dave Powell

The outspoken Australian winemaker on the Torbreck fallout, declaring himself bankrupt and his ambition with his new vineyard venture to be “the DRC of the Barossa”.

Monday, June 20th, 2016 No Comments »

McWilliam’s Flagship range launches in HK

Premium New South Wales wine producer McWilliam’s has released its “1877” Hilltops Shiraz and “842” Tumbarumba Chardonnay onto the Hong Kong market.

Monday, March 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Top 12 Syrahs over £30

Following on from our round-up of best value Syrahs, we reveal the showstopper wines priced over £30 that were awarded a Gold or Master medal in the drinks business Global Syrah Masters.

Thursday, December 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Syrah Masters 2015: the results

With entries from France to Australia and Israel to Switzerland, a move away from high-alcohol blockbusters towards wines of greater restraint was the keynote of this year’s Global Syrah Masters.

Friday, December 4th, 2015 No Comments »

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