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Friday 1 August 2014

Wine

2013 Rioja vintage rated ‘average’

The Control Board of D.O.Ca. Rioja has officially rated the 2013 vintage “good” following sampling of nearly 4,000 of the region’s wines.

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Wine ice cream bill nears conclusion

A bill to legalise the sale of alcohol-infused ice cream in the US state of Louisiana passed its first legislative hurdle yesterday.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 1 Comment »

AWC further defends authenticity of wines

The Antique Wine Company has issued a further statement defending the authenticity of a number of wines now claimed to be fakes.

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Chianti Classico opens wine bar in Florence

A wine bar devoted entirely to Chianti Classico has opened in the heart of Florence this week.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 1 Comment »

Chat show host Norton turns winemaker

UK chat show host Graham Norton has swapped Hollywood A-listers for winemaking, producing his own signature bottle of Sauvignon Blanc.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Moderate consumption good for kidneys

A small glass of wine a day is good for your kidneys and can lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, new research has found.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Vega Sicilia to dominate Christie’s sale

Auction house Christie’s is to auction “Treasures from a Swiss Connoisseur part II” next month in New York alongside a collection of Vega Sicilia dating back to the 1920s.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Wine Warriors’ reality show pitched in US

Winemakers in northern Michigan could soon be gracing the small screen in a new reality TV series to rival A&E’s Duck Dynasty.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2013: Figeac, Langoa Barton, Branaire Ducru

Another flurry of releases this morning with Figeac, Langoa Barton, Branaire Ducru and Domaine du Chevalier.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 No Comments »

California undergoing a ‘rapid’ revolution

Jon Bonné, wine critic of the San Francisco Chronicle, believes the Californian wine industry is experiencing a “rapid” and “vital” revolution as significant as the one that took place in the ‘70s.

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 No Comments »

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