Tequila: So many choices, so little time

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 18, 2018 0

There is only one country on the planet where you can legitimately make Tequila, and it is Mexico! Unlike vodka, gin, and rum that can ... Read More

Minister for Multiculturalism goes all green to celebrate St. Patrick Day

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 17, 2018 0

Today, people in Canada and around the world celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. One of the most popular Irish traditions, this festival commemorates Saint Patrick, the patron saint ... Read More

Aldi wines to buy in 2018 – Easter update

wines- March 16, 2018 0

Decanter's tasting team make recommendations from Aldi's wine range... Aldi wines have gone from strength to strength since the launch of the supermarket’s e-commerce wine ... Read More

Conviviality optimistic on funding talks

wines- March 16, 2018 0

Conviviality, one of the largest wine suppliers in the UK, has said it could pursue an 'equity fundraise' as part of efforts to shore up ... Read More

Tasting notes decoded: Beeswax in your wine?

wines- March 16, 2018 0

Get to grips with the some of the more obscure tasting notes used by wine experts, with graphics from Decanter's design team. This week we ... Read More

What to do if your wine cork breaks or crumbles – ask Decanter

wines- March 15, 2018 0

We’ve all been there – a cork has started to crumble away in your bottle of wine. But what should you do next, and can ... Read More

‘Ace of Spades’ Champagne releases Blanc de Blancs magnum

wines- March 15, 2018 0

Armand de Brignac, or the ‘Aces of Spades’ Champagne, owned by American rapper Jay-Z, has launched a magnum format of its new Blanc de Blancs. ... Read More

Anson: Tasting Cru Artisan du Médoc wines

wines- March 15, 2018 0

Jane Anson explores the merits of the Cru Artisan du Médoc label wines and tastes some of the 2015s... Maxime Saint-Martin is the new president ... Read More

Wine Rack owner Conviviality suspends trading

wines- March 14, 2018 0

One of the largest wine distributors in the UK, Conviviality, has been forced to suspend trading on the London stock exchange after discovering an unexpected ... Read More

Open or closed? Top Restaurants and attractions on St.Maarten and Saint Martin

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 14, 2018 0

The French/Dutch Island of St.Maarten in the Caribbean has been investing to reopen hotels, restaurants, and attractions after they were destroyed last year in the ... Read More

Michelin restaurant Lympstone Manor to plant vineyard in UK

wines- March 13, 2018 0

Michelin-starred restaurant and hotel Lympstone Manor is to plant a vineyard to produce sparkling wine on its estate. Lympstone Manor, Exmouth Lympstone Manor, which only ... Read More

Latour tests new approach with Les Forts 2012 release

wines- March 13, 2018 0

Les Forts de Latour 2012 will be released this month, making it the first wine to go on the market that was produced after the ... Read More

EU wine trade body publishes calorie labelling plan

wines- March 13, 2018 0

A trade body representing thousands of European Union winemakers has proposed providing more nutritional information on wines, but health professionals said plans do not go ... Read More

Empire State Building launches exclusive menu for Observatories visitors

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 12, 2018 0

Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. announces that popular Mexican eatery Tacombi located in the iconic Empire State Building (ESB) now offers visitors to the landmark ... Read More

Jefford on Monday: “Wind, stone …”

wines- March 12, 2018 0

Andrew Jefford feels the blast in Catalonia’s Empordà. Summer in Empordà. Credit: La Vinyeta Through travel comes understanding.  An open mind, of course, is essential, ... Read More

Prosecco competition: More than Italian fizz

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 11, 2018 0

Just when you think that a wine focused event will require a total emersion into the visual, smell, and taste of the product, I was ... Read More

St. Lucia’s Jade Mountain launches Nick Troubetzkoy’s Imperial Chocolate Stout

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 10, 2018 0

St. Lucia’s award-winning Antillia Brewing Company and world-renowned Jade Mountain Resort are debuting a dark beer that hints at the glitter of the former Russian ... Read More

Ti’Punch Cup: Martinique celebrating the best rum in the world

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 10, 2018 0

Rhum Clément will receive the world’s best bartenders at Habitation Clément in Martinique for the Grand Finale of its global cocktail competition, the Ti’Punch Cup. ... Read More

Sparkling wines for Mother’s Day

wines- March 10, 2018 0

It's Mother's Day in the UK on Sunday 11 March, so why not treat your mum - and yourself - to a bottle of something ... Read More

Chefs from Corinthia Palace Hotel, Malta, scoop 13 medals at top UK industry event

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 10, 2018 0

Hotelympia, the UK/s most prestigious hospitality and food service event that took place this week, bestowed a clutch of medals on the kitchen brigade from ... Read More

Oregon winery donates US$6 million for new research hub

wines- March 9, 2018 0

Grace and Ken Evenstead, owners of Domaine Serene in Oregon and Château de la Cree in Santenay, have donated US$6 million to a local college ... Read More

Comment: The rise of natural wine

wines- March 9, 2018 0

Natural wine has arguably been the major movement of the 21st Century wine world, and for some it has also become a 'lifetsyle choice', writes ... Read More

Bordeaux 2015: Pessac-Léognan reds re-tasted

wines- March 8, 2018 0

Château Haut-Bailly has made one of its greatest wines from the Bordeaux 2015 vintage, says Jane Anson as part of her review of Pessac-Léognan 2015 ... Read More

Riding Napa’s Silverado Trail: 10 wineries to visit 

wines- March 8, 2018 0

Beat the tourists and plan your next road trip along Napa wine country’s Silverado Trail. See the top 10 wineries to visit en route, selected ... Read More

Anson: Making Bordeaux at ‘the end of the world’

wines- March 8, 2018 0

Jane Anson meets an Australian who is making wine on the edge of Bordeaux's Right Bank... 'Le bout du Monde' today - owned by Château ... Read More

2018’s Best Cities for St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations named

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 7, 2018 0

With St. Patrick’s Day around the corner and at least $5.9 billion expected to be spent for the holiday this year, WalletHub today released its ... Read More

Hawaii Food & Wine Festival raises record $414,000 for charity

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 6, 2018 0

Hawaii Food & Wine Festival raised a record $414,000 for 23 non-profit beneficiaries from its landmark seventh annual event. The events from October 20-November 5, ... Read More

Oscars 2018 menu: Piper-Heidsieck, Coppola wines and 15kg of caviar

wines- March 5, 2018 0

Around 1,500 bottles of Piper-Heidsieck Champagne were served during the Oscars 2018 awards ceremony and Governors Ball, including one cuvée described by critics as a ... Read More

Jefford on Monday: Vin Jaune and cousins

wines- March 5, 2018 0

 Andrew Jefford tastes some 2010 Vins Jaunes – and more... Don't miss the 2010 and 2011 vintages in Jura. Credit: CIVJ In last week’s ‘Jefford ... Read More

Meet the four new Masters of Wine

wines- March 5, 2018 0

Four more students have gained entry to the exclusive club, swelling the ranks of Masters of Wine globally to 370. The four new Masters of ... Read More