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Monday 22 December 2014

white wine

‘Sonic’ decanter ready to launch

A decanter that claims to be able to improve the taste of wine using sound waves is on the cusp of being commercialised via a Kickstarter campaign.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Chablis needs to tell its terroir story

Having benefitted from the strength of “brand Chablis”, the time has come to tell its terroir story, according to one of the region’s key winemakers.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Red wine found to stop lung cancer growth

Red wine is able to stop lung cancer growth according to a recent study by Canadian scientists.

Monday, February 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

The Proust Q&A: Denis Dubourdieu

The Bordeaux-based white wine consultant on early-morning horse rides, discovering the aroma of Sauvignon Blanc and drinking Doisy-Daëne with Dumas.

Friday, February 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Rioja harvest late but outlook optimistic

While the Rioja region experienced its latest harvest in recent history, there is optimism in the region for a good quality vintage.

Friday, December 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Jon Bonné recommends a pink that is “as soulful as rosé gets” while Rebecca Murphy suggests “that we make a place at our table for an exciting new wine”.

Thursday, December 5th, 2013 1 Comment »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Eric Asimov recommends a “pure and harmonious” white, Jon Bonné picks out a “gorgeous” sparkler and Sandra Silfven chooses a red that is a “class act”.

Thursday, October 31st, 2013 No Comments »

Glass shape determines how much we pour

The shape and size of the wine glasses we use and how they are held determines how much wine we pour into them, research has found.

Monday, September 30th, 2013 No Comments »

White grapes affected most by storm

Grapes destined for dry white wine were most affected by last week’s storm in Bordeaux, which will have a knock-on-effect of the pricing of the 2013 vintage.

Friday, August 9th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 drinks for summer

There is something wonderful about enjoying a refreshing drink during a long, hot summer evening, or with friends in the sunlight over a warm weekend. But what drink should you have?

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013 1 Comment »

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