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Wine

Pavie’s 2011 piques buyers’ interest

The 2011 vintage of St Emilion grand cru classé ‘A’, Pavie, has quietly been one of the most searched for wines on the Liv-ex exchange in the last month.

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 1 Comment »

Cairanne named new cru

Cairanne has been formally promoted to a Côtes du Rhône cru appellation with the confirmation due to be decreed soon.

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Activists protest against Bordeaux pesticide use

Around 600 activists have taken to the streets in Bordeaux to protest against the use of pesticides by the region’s winegrowers.

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 6 Comments »

First Coyote Ugly bar to open in the UK

The chain of Western-themed bars that inspired the 2000 hit film Coyote Ugly is to open its first venue in the UK.

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Millennials drink half of all wine in US

The US is experiencing a surge in wine consumption driven by millennials, who drank 42% of all wine in the US last year, according to the latest report from the Wine Market Council.

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Champagne fraudster’ to pay back £2.7m

A former currencies trader known for his love of expensive Champagne has been ordered to pay back £2.7 million after swindling almost £5m out of investors.

Monday, February 15th, 2016 1 Comment »

Spain is showing its true colours

For most consumers, Spanish wine still means ‘red’ wine. But now, as a host of top producers exploit the potential for whites in Rías Baixas, Rueda and beyond, they’re well worth discovering.

Monday, February 15th, 2016 8 Comments »

Grands Chais appoints new UK MD

Les Grands Chais de France has appointed Mark Kears as the group’s new managing director for UK and Ireland.

Monday, February 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Single bottle raises £60k at Cape Wine Auction

South Africa’s Cape Wine Auction has set an all-time event record for a single bottle of wine, raising £57,000 (ZAR1.3m) for a bottle of Touch Warwick 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon.

Monday, February 15th, 2016 2 Comments »

Wine does prevent dementia, says study of studies

Moderate wine consumption has been shown to significantly delay dementia in a new report that analyses almost 100 studies into the subject.

Monday, February 15th, 2016 2 Comments »

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