Winebusiness.com - Homepage for the Wine Industry

search news

europe

  Results: 1 - 20 of 1000   Next >
12/09/16

Ideal weather conditions at the end of harvest season put a smile back on the faces of the Loire winegrowers, who had to deal with a complex array of weather patterns throughout the year. But this vintage is set to be flavorsome and fruit-driven, with good balance and ample availability to supply market needs. See below for a description of each grape's harvests.

12/07/16

Ideal weather conditions at the end of harvest season put a smile back on the faces of the Loire winegrowers, who had to deal with a complex array of weather patterns throughout the year. But this vintage is set to be flavorsome and fruit-driven, with good balance and ample availability to supply market needs. See below for a description of each grape's harvests.

12/02/16

Global warming has helped wine production in France-but that will change

11/29/16

The dominance of Champagne is being challenged by fizz made by producers from up-and-coming regions such as England, Italy and Tasmania. Lucy Shaw takes stock of the producers that are energising the market.

11/29/16

Philippe Bascaules is going home again. After five vintages as chief winemaker at Napa Valley's historic Inglenook winery, Bascaules was named in October to become managing director of Château Margaux, one of Bordeaux's top five wineries.

11/22/16

At a recent London tasting, Nova Scotia sparkling wine producer Benjamin Bridge invited press and trade to try a selection of its wines in a blind tasting with several Grande Marque Champagnes.

11/22/16

Recent changes include producers more fearlessly marketing wines that include lesser-known grape varieties (providing 'width' to the wine scene), while focusing on increasing quality in wines previously considered pedestrian (providing 'depth' to the drinking experience), especially Muscadet (including several biodynamic versions). Some of these wines now sizzle with surprise.

11/04/16

Golden State Wines UK, led by wine industry veterans Justin Knock, MW, and Damien Jackman, will manage trade representation and serve as brand ambassadors. R & R Teamwork will provide public relations and media relations and Spear Communications will manage the annual tasting event

11/04/16

One producer in Penedès is fighting passionately for his family's sparkling wine legacy.

10/27/16

Younger generation wine drinkers have had their fill of the pompousness that's often associated with fine wine. And more brands are catching on, adapting their marketing strategies to include funky labels, laid-back messaging and even wine in cans. The latest to democratize vino is the Bordeaux Wine Council, or Bordeaux Wines, which markets all wines from the Bordeaux region and is launching a new video series on YouTube to make its varietals more accessible to younger drinkers.

10/25/16

One of Burgundy's biggest producers is looking beyond Gamay in Beaujolais.

10/21/16

Chinese corporation Daohe Wine & Spirits has completed a deal to buy Bordeaux Supérieur estate Domaine de Courteillac as the estate agent involved tells Decanter.com that interest from China-based buyers remains high.

10/21/16

Genial Jancis Robinson to arrive in Split to first world conference on Tribidrag, most important Croatian wine [variety]

10/21/16

Torrid weather from El Niño in South America to frost and hail in France means that the world will produce millions fewer bottles of wine in 2016, the International Organisation for Vine & Wine has predicted.

10/21/16

Plans to set a minimum price for alcohol in Scotland have been backed by the Scottish courts.

10/21/16

Champagne could be facing double-digit price rises - the biggest of any wine styles - post Brexit, according to research carried out by consultancy, The Wilson Drinks Report.

10/21/16

Patricius Winery, one of the most recognized wine makers in Hungary's legendary Tokaj wine region, was named the 2016 "Cellar of the Year" at a ceremony held in Bodrogkisfalud, in north-east Hungary.

10/21/16

A Ukrainian Orthodox archbishop has apparently been sent to a monastery after getting involved in a bar fight.

10/21/16

The New Douro tasting returns to London this year and will focus on minerality with a seminar posing the question: why have white Douro wines become so hip?

10/21/16

The figures all indicate that the total on-trade Great Britain wine market is continuing to shrink, albeit at a slower pace. The total GB on-trade is made up of over 124,000 outlets, with volume sales down 2.5% and value sales down 0.5%.

  Results: 1 - 20 of 1000   Next >