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Australia

Top 10 Australian fine wines to watch

Australia is producing the best wines in its history. To celebrate this, we’ve rounded up ten we believe have great fine wine potential and are set to be the stars of the future.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Accolade to invest in Australian bottling plant

Australian producer Accolade has announced plans to invest AU$40 million in a new bottling plant and warehouse in the south of the country.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Oddbins sees growth from Australia as it expands range

Oddbins has boosted its New World Wines from Australia and Chile as it looks to build up the squeezed middle tier.

Monday, October 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Constellation wine sell-off rumours swirl

Rumours abound that US drinks giant Constellation Brands is to divest itself of its Canadian business with questions raised about the future of its stake in Accolade.

Thursday, October 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Penfolds unveils 2012 Grange

Penfolds has unveiled its 2016 collection, led by the 62nd consecutive release of its flagship Grange – the 2012 vintage.

Thursday, October 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Penfolds to up focus on glass closures

Screwcaps are not the future of closures, according to Penfolds’ chief winemaker Peter Gago, who has revealed that the company is now investigating glass as the best alternative to cork for some of its bottles.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Chinese producer spends $13.4m on Aussie vineyards

China’s Weilong Grape Wine Company has spent AUS$13.4 million on a number of Australian vineyards as part of a plan to invest $120m in the country.

Monday, September 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Industry must take a lead on Brexit, WSTA urges

The wine industry needs to act now rather than waiting for Brexit, the WSTA has urged members on the day of its annual conference.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Glaetzer to release wine to rival Amon-Ra

While he refuses to put the price up of his popular old vine Shiraz, Amon-Ra, winemaker Ben Glaetzer is to release a bespoke bottling to rival his top drop.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Casillero del Diablo pushes profit for CYT

Strong sales of Casillero del Diablo have helped push profit at Concha y Toro up 32.2% to Ch$13,248m in the second quarter of 2016, the Chilean wine brand has reported.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 No Comments »

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