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Sunday 20 April 2014

Wine

Tasmania tempts foreign investors

Tasmania’s vineyard area “could easily get 10 times bigger,” according to winemaker Andrew Pirie as the Australian state embarks on a major push for outside investment.

Monday, May 13th, 2013 No Comments »

EWP ‘fingers crossed’ for 2013

English wine producers have their fingers crossed for a good 2013 in which to fill their cellars after a poor 2012 and release the 2009 vintage.

Friday, May 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Let’s talk about Burgenland

Austria’s efforts to develop a market for its red wines should centre on a flagship region rather than grape variety, according to many in the UK trade.

Friday, May 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Naked Wines’ customers save vandal-struck British winemaker

Customers of online retailer Naked Wines have come to the rescue of a French-based British winemaker who lost her white wine vintage to vandals.

Friday, May 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Chinese investors pounce on Aussie winery

Australian winery Bleasdale at Langhorne Creek has been partially bought by Australian and Chinese investors.

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 No Comments »

Australian wine: Ripe for the picking

Australian wineries are proving popular with Chinese buyers keen to ensure their supply of wine.

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 No Comments »

£70 Bordeaux blend overcomes vintage variation

One method to get the best from Bordeaux year after year is blending the finest grapes from across the entire appellation, according to Dourthe’s MD, Patrick Jestin.

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s becomes a patron of WSET

Sainsbury’s supermarket has become a gold patron of the Wine & Spirit Education Trust.

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 No Comments »

McGuigan pushes for new duty band

Neil McGuigan, CEO of Australian Vintage, has called on the UK government to encourage responsible drinking with the creation of an alcohol tax band between 9% and 12% abv.

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 No Comments »

Minister says minimum pricing is not gone

The health secretary Jeremy Hunt has said that the decision not to include minimum unit pricing for alcohol in today’s Queen’s Speech, does not mean that the measure has been abandoned.

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 No Comments »

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