London mayor Boris Johnson’s brother Leo has made a red wine from grapes grown in the north London borough of Brent.
The conditions required for making great Port are the same as those needed for creating the region’s best table wines too, according to Bordeaux’s Bruno Prats.
As Grenache plantings see global decline, one Master of Wine argues that the variety’s versatility, love of heat, disease resistance and “friendly” style make it worthy of greater attention.
Treasury Wine Estates has announced a new partnership with the J. Walter Thompson Company to boost its global communications and marketing drive.
The INAO’s silence over legal challenges brought against it by chateaux demoted in its 2012 St Emilion classification has been described as very “disturbing”.
This top 10 tracks the value share of the most powerful brands traded on the Liv-ex Power 100 list in the 12 months to 31 August 2014.
Port producer Ferreira’s “Waterloo Vintage” will be auctioned in London during the bicentennial commemorations of the battle, with proceeds going to charity.
We at db are impassioned advocates for the success of the drinks industry. So, in that pursuit, sometimes it’s best for the trade to learn from its mistakes.
Luxury producer LVMH has posted a 16% drop in profits and a 5% drop in revenue for its wine and spirits division in 2014, blaming the Chinese downturn.
Auction house Sotheby’s has released its 2014 report and, for the second year in a row, Domaine de la Romanée-Conti has topped the rankings.
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