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Wednesday 10 February 2016

Wine

dbHK showcases the best of the Douro

Still wines, Tawny and Ruby Ports, Single Quintas and field blends all came under the spotlight with dbHK’s latest wine masterclass – A Day in the Douro.

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Inverarity Morton to close regional depot

Scotland’s largest independent wine and spirits merchant has blamed changes to drink driving laws in Scotland for the closure of its Kinross-shire depot.

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Top 10 wines in the UK press

A search for the birthplace of wine occupies one British writer this week, while New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc and value Pinot Noir make up the other top picks.

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Consortia launches Prosecco.wine domain

The Prosecco DOC Consortium has launched two new domain names, Prosecco.wine and Prosecco.vin, joining a growing list of companies to launch “not.com” sites.

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‘Father of Italian Wine’ Giacomo Tachis dies

The ‘father of Italian wine’, Giacomo Tachis – the oenologist who introduced the Super Tuscan to the world – has died in Italy at the age of 82.

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Brancott unveils wine innovation competition

Brancott Estate has teamed up with a tech start-up in Sydney to launch the ‘Winexplorer Innovation Challenge’, a Dragon’s Den-style competition which it hopes will help it discover the next big thing in wine.

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Mouton to shrink en primeur offering

From the 2015 vintage, Bordeaux first growth Château Mouton Rothschild will be offering fewer wines en primeur due to a rising demand for wines in bottle.

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Ara Wines in ‘huge land sell-off’

New Zealand’s Ara Wines is rumoured to be selling its entire 1,600 hectares of land in Marlborough to Indevin in a deal potentially worth £130 million.

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VSPT boosts green credentials with biogas plant

One of Chile’s biggest wine companies is set to boost its environmental credentials with a new bio-gas plant and hydro-plant.

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Top chef victim of £1m wine scam

One of the world’s top chefs who was found dead earlier this month was part of a ‘fine wine ponzi scheme’ that left him in serious financial difficulty, it has been claimed.

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