News

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 12:00

When Mike Davis opened his Calistoga Winery, Davis Estates, in 2016 he strove to use his background in technology in surprising ways. This includes creating 13 different musical sound zones lit with 4,000 LED lights.


Tue, 07/17/2018 - 13:00

The sparkling wine category is tipped to rise even further, according to Marco Mazzini, global director of Martini sparkling wines at Bacardi.


Mon, 07/16/2018 - 12:45

Genagricola, Italy’s largest agricultural company, has recently expanded its holdings to include two Romanian forests, covering 1,770 ha.


Tue, 07/03/2018 - 11:15

The threat from French authorities to deport two Japanese winemakers is causing a stir in France, where a petition calling for them to be able to remain living and working in France has rapidly gaine


Fri, 06/29/2018 - 12:00

Imagine for a moment that, while you enjoy drinking wine, you have relatively little knowledge of, or interest in, it as a subject.


Thu, 06/28/2018 - 19:15

The finest Rieslings of the world were honoured today in a ceremony held at Meininger Verlag publishing house in Neustadt an der Weinstraße in Germany. Awards were presented to the top 30 wineries, in the presence of Dr Volker Wissing, the Minister of Economics for the Rhineland Palatinate.


Thu, 06/28/2018 - 18:30

Burgundy wine producer and négociant, Louis Latour is planting ‘spies’ at ports to assess the condition of the wines being shipped from France to export markets.


Thu, 06/07/2018 - 15:45

When Vinexpo Asia Pacific opened its doors in 1998 at the newly built Hong Kong Convention Centre, it was a low key affair. The former British colony had been returned to China the previous year, Asia was going through a major economic crisis.


Sun, 05/20/2018 - 17:45

If I say it was a great wedding, I imagine that readers who’ve been on planet earth over the last few days will know what I’m talking about.


Sun, 05/13/2018 - 13:15

An estimated 300 people attended the International Biodynamic Wine Conference held on 6 and 7 May 2018 in San Francisco.


Wed, 05/02/2018 - 13:00

We are focusing on your wine region.


Sat, 04/21/2018 - 17:15

Martin Brown, the CEO who created search engine Wine Searcher, has stepped down – for the fourth time. He will be replaced by Julian Perry, creator of UK based tech company Limitless.


Fri, 04/20/2018 - 16:45

French wine giant AdVini has acquired a majority share in Stellenbosch Vineyards, a major South African wine exporter.


Sat, 04/14/2018 - 14:45

The use of aluminium closures is rising – so much so, that screwcaps now account for almost 30% of the total global bottled still wine market, according to recent Euromonitor research.


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