Robert Parker, the 71-year-old American critic who helped define modern wine criticism, has retired from The Wine Advocate.
A 30% drop in the number of exhibitors and visitors at Vinexpo Bordeaux 2019 has prompted soul searching from Vinexpo.
Brexit it’s not, but glyphosate and broader environmental issues have, in their own way, become toxic for France’s government. After a failed attempt last year to ban the weed killer, the country’s president was accused of broken promises.
José Rallo, CEO of Donnafugata winery in Sicily, has a new role: wowing music lovers at the Parthenon in Athens. She will be performing a food and song matching – and proving that wine can take you anywhere.
Australian winemaker Penfolds has joined family-owned Champagne house Thiénot to create three Champagnes from the 2012 vintage. The wines are a cross-country collaboration, created to celebrate Penfolds' 175th anniversary.
The rest of the wine business in the US may be lamenting flat sales, but not in Westeros. The 2019 release of the Game of Thrones wine sold out within days across the country – if not sooner.
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Ste. Michelle Wine Estates and Familia Torres have mutually agreed to wind down their US business.
A Spanish high-speed train connecting Madrid to Valladolid is boosting wine tourism to the Castilian vineyards of Rueda and Ribera del Duero.
Tio Pepe En Rama, the limited edition fino Sherry from González Byass, has just turned 10 and to celebrate, the Sherry will be available in Magnums.
The Côtes du Rhône appellation has launched a new marketing strategy. Following its introduction during Wine Paris, it is now rolling out its new positioning across all of its key markets.
Two million bottles of wines and spirit were destroyed by a fire that raged through part of the 15,000 m2 storage facility of Bordeaux negociant, Sovex Grands Châteaux on Tuesday, 16 April.
Australia’s alcohol industry has been accused of using social media influencers to promote their products, without disclosing their sponsorship. The accusations come from VicHealth, a health promotion foundation based in the state of Victoria, Australia.
Nearly eight in every hundred glasses of beer consumed in Germany contains no alcohol. The figure for wine is just six in a thousand. But, according to a new study, this could change.
Masseto, one of Italy’s most celebrated labels, finally has its own winery. Built into the blue clay of the Masseto vineyard, the winery has been created to be as environmentally low impact as possible.