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Monday 5 December 2016 loc: GB

Wine

NFL star sends wine to teammates and opponents

American footballer Von Miller has sent every player in the AFC West – teammates and opponents – a bottle of wine as a thank you for being such great sports.

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London is ‘rip off capital of the wine world’

Spectator food and wine writer Bruce Palling has written an article condemning the exorbitant pricing of many London wine lists, naming and shaming some of the worst culprits.

Friday, December 2nd, 2016 1 Comment »

Full year of gains for fine wine

Liv-ex’s Fine Wine 100 gained 1.6% in November, the twelfth consecutive month of gains, and Champagne and Italian labels led the way.

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New on Wine List Confidential: Perilla

WLC discovers a wine list daring to be different at the newly opened Perilla restaurant in Newington Green.

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Japan’s white wine production outnumbers reds

Japan made more white wines using domestically grown Koshu grape than reds in the fiscal year 2015, according to a survey conducted by the National Tax Agency.

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When is Dragon 8’s next auction?

Despite claims the Hong Kong auction house would hold a sale this winter there appears to be no sign that this will be the case.

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Sotheby’s celebrates results from ‘immaculate’ collection

An “immaculate” collection of fine wines beat its pre-sale high estimates when offered in London this week Sotheby’s has reported.

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The week in pictures

This week saw db host a masterclass on wines from Navarra, celebrate the 25th anniversary of London wine merchant Roberson and smash a volley with tennis legend Boris Becker.

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Battlefield vineyards: part 2

Part two features the battles of Dürnstein, Porto, Champagne and Nuits and the destruction of Peru’s wine industry in the War of the Pacific.

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Let industry lead on Brexit trade deals, WSTA tells Defra

The government should let the industry lead free trade negotiations to secure the best deals, the WSTA has told Defra, as the organisation publishes its Brexit policy paper.

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