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Sunday 19 April 2015

Wine

db Green Awards shortlist announced

The shortlist has now been released for The Drinks Business Green Awards 2015, recognising those companies who lead the way in improving this industry’s sustainability and environmental footprint.

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Counterfeiters target ‘Brangelina’ wine

Chinese counterfeiters have apparently begun faking the rosé wine produced from vineyards owned by Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

EU wineries allowed to increase plantings

From next year, EU member states will be allowed to increase the size of their winegrowing areas by 1% annually – a move designed to counter the falling market share of EU wines.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

A conservation-conscious Chenin Blanc, “textbook” Côtes du Rhône and sprinkling of Hollywood stardust feature in this week’s roundup.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Boutique New Zealand winery’s grand plans for future

The Glover family in Marlborough are firmly making their mark as a small but mighty producer with an award-winning array of aromatics and Pinot Noir.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Pol Roger unveils Defender project

Pol Roger will today show off the result of a two-year project with Jaguar Land Rover and Holland & Holland to create a bespoke mobile pop-up bar.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Japanese wine market witnessing revival

The Japanese wine market has “come of age” after a 20 year hiatus caused by the Asian financial crisis in the late 90s, according to Rabobank.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Kurniawan challenges wine fraud conviction

Lawyers for Rudy Kurniawan – the man sentenced to 10 years in prison for wine fraud in 2014 – have launched an appeal against his conviction that could prompt a retrial.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 4 Comments »

’59 Mouton to headline London sale

Magnums of 1959 Mouton Rothschild and an ex-cellar consignment of 1995 Ornellaia will lead Sotheby’s next London sale this month.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Hugel announces changes

Alsace producer Hugel has announced a change to its company name and the addition of a new wine to its portfolio.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 No Comments »

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