The Douro Valley is not only a stunningly beautiful viticultural region, but one which could be on the cusp of “something special”, according to its winemakers.
Tesco wine fairs are set to return in the Autumn with a move to Earls Court for its London show to cope with increasing demand.
An Italian wine made by prisoners has announced a collaboration with one of Italy’s biggest stars – Andrea Bocelli.
Total sales of drinks in the UK during the World Cup are expected to top at £1bn as it draws to a close this week, but sales overall have failed to fizz.
Small producers have been given a boost after new legislation was passed in California legalising tastings at farmers’ markets.
A trip to the Port houses of Portugal’s Douro Valley and the inaugural drinks business Global Rosé Masters were just two of this week’s highlights.
A bottle of red wine was all that came between a thief and his potential victim in Canberra yesterday.
Australian winemakers are calling on their government to close a tax loophole that is allowing competitors in New Zealand to claim around AUD$25 million (£13.7m) in annual rebates.
The popularity of screw caps is now level with that of cork in the UK, while in the US consumers remain loyal to traditional cork closures.
Auction house Hart Davis Hart has taken the number one position in the US as the first half of the year draws to a close.
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