New Zealand 2021 Harvest: Sauvignon Blanc Shortage on the Horizon?
Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc is New Zealand's top export. The reported drop in harvest volume will create supply issues.
Champagne Rare Millésime 2008 Launches
The newly launched Champagne Rare Millésime 2008 was hailed as 'infinite' by cellar master Régis Camus
Pop-Up Bar Dedicated to CBD-Based Cocktails Opens in London
CBD, or cannabidiol, is the effective but non-psychoactive ingredient of cannabis. There now is a London pop-up.
Germany: the VDP’s Grosser Ring Sets Auction Date for November 2021
The VDP’s annual Grosser Ring auction is a key event for Riesling lovers. The new auction date was set for November.
Cape Winemakers Guild Holds Online Auction for its Protégé Programme
Wine lovers can bid for unique lots at the Cape Winemakers Guild online auction
Champagne Charles Heidsieck Launches Rosé Millésimé 2008
Charles Heidsieck was the original “Champagne Charlie” – the name is still going strong today as this latest release of Rosé Millésimé 2008 shows.
Cave de L’Ormarine Releases Acacia-aged Picpoul de Pinet
Ormarine, the Languedoc co-operative and largest producer of Picpoul de Pinet, has released just 3000 bottles of acacia-aged Picpoul.
Henschke Releases 2016 Hill of Grace Shiraz
Henschke’s single vineyard wines Hill of Grace and Mount Edelstone are icons of Australian winemaking.
Jansz Tasmania Sparkling Vintage Release
Jansz Tasmania 's release of vintage sparkling wines shows Tasmania's cool climate off to perfection.
Champagne Billecart-Salmon Releases Cuvée Elisabeth Salmon 2008
Champagne Billecart-Salmon’s Cuvée Elisabeth Salmon is the Rosé Champagne among their so-called 'Founders’ Cuvées' – it was first made in 1988
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Champagne Louis Roederer: Cristal 2013 Release
Cristal is often considered Champagne’s ultimate prestige cuvée.
Champagne Ruinart: Dom Ruinart Blanc de Blancs 2009 Released
The 2009 vintage of Dom Ruinart Blanc de Blancs marks 50 years since the creation of this prestige cuvée which was first made in 1959.
Moët & Chandon Releases Grand Vintage 2013 and Grand Vintage 2013 Rosé
The 2013 vintage represents the 75th vintage released by Champagne Moët & Chandon since its foundation in 1743.
Champagne Bollinger R.D. 2007 Launched
Champagne Bollinger R.D. 2007 – Bollinger Launches the Latest Vintage of Its Flagship Wine - Récemment Dégorgé 2007