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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


Napa producers agree to stop using ‘Port’ on labels

Three Napa Valley producers have voluntarily agreed to stop using the term “Port” on their fortified wine labels, with Napa Valley Vintners calling on others to follow suit.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 2 Comments »

Klein Constantia to host Cape Wine Auction

The 2016 AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction will be held at Klein Constantia, which has just had its Cape Dutch manor house restored.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Italy lists Soave in national register

The vineyards of Soave are the first in Italy to have been listed in the country’s National Register for historical and rural landscapes.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Case of DRC makes $1.5m

A case of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti’s Romanée-Conti 1990 has made HK$1.5 million at Zachys’ sale in Hong Kong.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Online helps boost Virgin Wines’ sales by 12%

Virgin Wines has reported its strongest ever Christmas trading period, with like-for-like sales growing by 12% during the six weeks ending 2 January 2016, boosted by its online shopping channels and gifting service.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 No Comments »

The rewards of patience

If you think the markets are currently worrying excessively about things which have long been known about, then be on the lookout for bargains. And remember to diversify.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Argentine exports to enter period of ‘solid growth’

Argentina’s economy is “poised for a period of solid growth” that will extend to the wine trade following the elimination of the country’s export tax and devaluation of the Peso, Rabobank analysts have predicted.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Aldi rolls out online wine shop

Aldi has opened its widely anticipated online wine shop in the UK, offering wines by the case for home delivery and click-and-collect.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 1 Comment »

Californian winemakers to crack Cuba

Over a hundred Californian winemakers will descend on Havana, Cuba, next month in a bid to introduce their wines to the Cuban market as relations with the US soften.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 1 Comment »

Iran bans printing of the word ‘wine’

Iran’s culture ministry has reportedly censored the word ‘wine’ in any books published in the country to prevent a Western “cultural onslaught”.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 3 Comments »

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