Yarra Valley

Bicknell: Terroir is used as a marketing tool

The concept of terroir is often over-stated as a way to sell wines in Burgundy and house style kept quiet according to Yarra Valley winemaker David Bicknell.

Mornington Peninsula & Yarra Valley in pictures

The final leg of our Australian wine adventure took us to the Mornington Peninsula and Yarra Valley, where we met colourful characters like Mac Forbes and Timo Mayer.

Week in pictures: Hong Kong

Hong Kong has seen an eclectic week in the drinks trade, including a visit from Bernard Magrez, a tasting of Arran malts and exploring the Yarra Valley's fantastic Four Pillars gin range.

Uncorked: Paul Bridgeman of Levantine Hill

Paul Bridgeman, winemaker of Australia's Levantine Hill winery, chats to dbHK about his non-reciprocal love affair with Islay single-malt whisky and Mateus Rosé.

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