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Saturday 10 December 2016 loc: GB

Pinot Noir

McLaren Vale making ‘best Grenache’ in Oz

Producers in the McLaren Vale are united in their opinion that they are currently making the best expressions of Grenache in Australia at the moment.

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Pinot takes centre stage at NZ annual tasting

Pinot Noir will be the focus at January’s New Zealand Annual Trade tasting at Lindley Hall, London, New Zealand Winegrowers has announced.

Monday, December 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 5 Pinot Noirs from Wine Australia trip

db’s Lucy Shaw picks her top five Pinot Noirs from a recent two-week trip to Australia that took in the Adelaide Hills, Tasmania and Yarra Valley.

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Louis Latour launches Pinot from Beaujolais

Beaune-based grower and négociant Louis Latour has released a new Pinot Noir in the UK that hails from Beaujolais.

Thursday, November 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Jackson Family Wines signs up with Matthew Clark

Californian wine producer Jackson Family Wines has signed a new distribution partnership with Matthew Clarke for two of its premium wine brands.

Monday, November 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Errazuriz: Las Pizarras ‘beyond icon wines’

Viña Errázuriz’s new project in Chile’s Aconcagua Costa, Las Pizarras, is a step on from Chile’s well-known premium icon wines, says head winemaker Francisco Baettig.

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016 No Comments »

New Zealand: Pinot central

Since the boom time of the noughties, the big players have applied an increasingly powerful grip over Central Otago. With little land now left for sale, what’s next for this extraordinary Pinot-producing region, asks Patrick Schmitt MW

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 1 Comment »

HITT 2016 competition wines revealed

Following the drinks business HK’s second successful Hong Kong International Top Tasters event, we finally unmask the identity of the blind tasting competition wines…

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 No Comments »

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 »

‘Chile needs to develop a more serious appellation system’

Chile must develop an appellation system to highlight and protect its best vineyards, according to Francisco Baettig, head winemaker at Viña Errázuriz.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

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