Wines expands its busniness in United States and Australia
Zeeland exports grows. www.thedrinksbusiness.com
recommended by Asian media www.thedrinksbusiness.com
from New Zeeland ready for your chinese girls.
defends white Rioja.
Bros 7.3 loss. www.thedrinksbusiness.com
by countries study www.maplecroft.com
Campo given regular radio slot www.thedrinksbusiness.com
Wine commentator and event organiser
Pancho Campo has been given a regular slot on station Talk Radio Europe
to discuss wine and food.
ten best selling wines online in China www.thedrinksbusiness.com
For those doubting the power
of Bordeaux in the Chinese market, db counts down the top ten best-selling
wines on Asian-based wine website Wangjiu.
considers 5% booze tax increase www.thedrinksbusiness.com
A proposal to raise Norway’s taxes on alcohol even
higher has been leaked to the country’s largest commercial television
rolls out new limited edition bottles
Codorníu has announced
a schedule of limited edition bottle sleeves for its cavas.
wines best suited to Chinese palate www.thedrinksbusiness.com
Spanish reds have a “wonderful
opportunity” in China, according to Alun Griffiths MW, new international
director for Beijing’s VATS Liquor.
champions underdog País www.thedrinksbusiness.com
In a bid to flag up underdog
local grape País, Miguel Torres Chile has released a País
red blend made from old bush vines onto the UK market.
ten wines in the US press www.thedrinksbusiness.com
Will Lyons recommends a “superb”
wine with a “spicy acidity and savoury finish,” while Katie
Kelly Bell picks out “one of the best values in white wine on the
ten wines in the Asian media www.thedrinksbusiness.com
Gagan Sharma recommends a “clean
and easy drinking” white wine, while Wai Xin picks out a “vibrant
and youthful” Chardonnay.
wine giant to expand into Chile www.thedrinksbusiness.com
Spain’s Félix Solís is planning to
build a bulk and bottled wine operation in Chile as well as update its facility
China’s anti-dumping probe likely to have little impact
www.thedrinksbusiness.com - 3rd July,
2013 by Shiying Huang. Read
China’s anti-dumping probe is unlikely
to deter Chinese consumers and domestic producers from buying European wines.
Port producers push through big price increases
Producers in the Douro are dealing with the double impact of surging brandy
prices and a declining demand for entry-level Ports.
Top 10 wines in the Asian media
Jeannie Cho Lee MW picks out a “beautiful wine with great class”
while Wai Xin CSW recommends a red wine with a “brilliant presentation
of spices and chocolate”.
Jacksons unveil latest Napa wine
Jackson Family Wines showed off the most recent addition to its Napa Valley
portfolio, Mt Brave, whose 2009 vintage is due to arrive in the UK within
the next few weeks.
Bordeaux and Vinitaly coordinate calendars
The Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux (UGCB) and Vinitaly have signed an
agreement to coordinate their events for the next four years.
Ramsay and Beckham to open London restaurant
Tempestuous chef Gordon Ramsay and retired footballer David Beckham are
to open a restaurant together in a converted warehouse in London’s
World’s first cola-flavoured wine launched
French wine company Haussmann Famille has launched the world’s first
cola-flavoured wine onto the market.
Doom Bar becomes UK’s favourite cask beer
Doom Bar beer from Sharp’s Brewery has become the number one cask
beer in the UK, in both volume and value according to data from CGA Strategy.
Taylor’s augments its tawny stocks with Krohn takeover
The Fladgate Partnership has strengthened its position in the growing aged
tawny port sector with the acquisition of Wiese & Krohn.
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IWSC hunts for top independent
The International Wine & Spirit Competition has opened entries to find
the Independent Retailer of the Year 2013.
Austrian wineries tour Singapore
This year's Austrian Wine Experience 2013 in Singapore saw nine Austrian
wineries feature in a range of restaurants and wine bars across the island.
Cockburn’s wins Barco Rabelo race
Cockburn’s “Rabelo” has won the annual race against the
other Port lodges up the Douro River.