Victoria

Australian winery loses over $500,000 of wine in fire

Ten Minutes by Tractor winery in Victoria suffered a fire on Sunday afternoon which destroyed its wine cellar and several vintage tractors, with the owner estimating over AU$500,000 worth of wine has been lost.

Australia’s Victoria ‘has great potential for Cabernet’

Oscar Rosa, co-owner and winemaker of Mount Cathedral winery in Victoria, believes the region can produce world-class Cabernet Sauvignon that can rival some of its more well-known neighbours in Coonawarra and Margaret River.

De Bortoli’s sustainability efforts recognised

Australian wine company De Bortoli has been presented with the Sustainability Advantage Platinum Project certificate, the first to be awarded in the state of New South Wales.

‘Prohibition style’ raids on bars in British Columbia

Authorities in British Columbia have been accused of ‘Prohibition style’ raids on several bars that saw hundreds of bottles of Scotch worth thousands of dollars confiscated because they were not bought through the provincial monopoly.

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