Champagne Grower-producers: the beginning of the end?

wines- July 7, 2018 0

Are our beloved Champagne growers on a path to extinction? A concerned Tyson Stelzer reports... Cuvées produced by grower-producer Gaston Chiquet Credit: Gaston Chiquet Forces ... Read More

First taste: Gaja Barbaresco 2015 release

wines- July 6, 2018 0

Armit Wine has released the latest Gaja Barbaresco in the UK, so here is re-cap on how the wine, and the vintage, has been shaping ... Read More

Hail hits Nuits-St-Georges area in Burgundy

wines- July 6, 2018 0

Hail and heavy rain have caused at least some damage to several vineyards in Burgundy’s Côte de Nuits, mostly in the communes of Prémeaux-Prissey and ... Read More

Great value wines for the weekend under £20

wines- July 6, 2018 0

Refreshing and elegant white Burgundy wines — without the eye-watering price tag... Great value wines under £20 Burgundy is world renowned for the well-rounded elegance and ... Read More

Château de Nalys: Guigal expands into Châteauneuf-du-Pape

wines- July 5, 2018 0

Northern Rhône stalwart Guigal has given Matt Walls a preview of releases from its newly acquired Châteauneuf-du-Pape estate. Premium members can read Matt's exclusive report ... Read More

Anson: Meeting a female pioneer of the Médoc

wines- July 5, 2018 0

Jane Anson meets Jenny Dobson, the New Zealander considered to have been one of the first female cellar masters in the Médoc and who was ... Read More

Chile 2018 vintage: ‘A year of finesse’

wines- July 4, 2018 0

Chile’s 2018 vintage has been tipped by several winemakers as one of the best in recent years, with a good crop, moderate temperatures and relatively ... Read More

French officials threaten to deport Japanese winemaker couple

wines- July 3, 2018 0

A ruling that could force a Japanese winemaker couple in Roussillon to leave France has sparked an online petition to keep them in the country. ... Read More

French officials threaten to deport Japanese winemaker couple

wines- July 3, 2018 0

A ruling that could force a Japanese winemaker couple in Roussillon to leave France has sparked an online petition to keep them in the country. ... Read More

Penfolds to make Napa Valley wine and Champagne

wines- July 3, 2018 0

Penfolds is set to make a California wine, a baijiu-infused Shiraz and a Champagne as part of a plan by owner Treasury Wine Estates to ... Read More

Penfolds to make Napa Valley wine and Champagne

wines- July 3, 2018 0

Penfolds is set to make a California wine, a baijiu-infused Shiraz and a Champagne as part of a plan by owner Treasury Wine Estates to ... Read More

Vasse Felix buys Watershed vineyard to increase Chardonnay production

wines- July 2, 2018 0

Margaret River’s Vasse Felix winery is set to acquire the Watershed vineyard, in a bid to increase its Chardonnay production by as much as 30 ... Read More

Vasse Felix buys Watershed vineyard to increase Chardonnay production

wines- July 2, 2018 0

Margaret River’s Vasse Felix winery is set to acquire the Watershed vineyard, in a bid to increase its Chardonnay production by as much as 30 ... Read More

Jefford on Monday: The Chablis difference

wines- July 2, 2018 0

Andrew Jefford wonders how ‘Burgundian’ Chablis is. Chablis occupied around 500 ha in the 1960s; now it has grown more than tenfold, to 5,600 ha.  ... Read More

Jefford on Monday: The Chablis difference

wines- July 2, 2018 0

Andrew Jefford wonders how ‘Burgundian’ Chablis is. Chablis occupied around 500 ha in the 1960s; now it has grown more than tenfold, to 5,600 ha.  ... Read More

Top restaurants and wine bars in Bologna

wines- July 1, 2018 0

Known as Italy’s foodie capital — as well as the home of Bolognese sauce —Bologna has sprawling food markets and a lively local wine scene ... Read More

Top restaurants and wine bars in Bologna

wines- July 1, 2018 0

Known as Italy’s foodie capital — as well as the home of Bolognese sauce —Bologna has sprawling food markets and a lively local wine scene ... Read More

St. Charles, Missouri: Gourmets and Gamblers in Sync

Dr. Elinor Garely- June 30, 2018 0

St. Charles, Missouri In the USA, small towns with big leisure time options have a hard time getting noticed. Unless you have family or friends ... Read More

St. Charles, Missouri: Gourmets and gamblers in sync

Dr. Elinor Garely- June 30, 2018 0

In the USA, small towns with big leisure time options have a hard time getting noticed. Unless you have family or friends in St. Charles, ... Read More

Top Greek red wines: Panel tasting results

wines- June 30, 2018 0

Greece is producing a diverse range of accessible reds, often using indigenous grape varieties and with a more restrained approach to oak. Read this report ... Read More

Top Greek red wines: Panel tasting results

wines- June 30, 2018 0

Greece is producing a diverse range of accessible reds, often using indigenous grape varieties and with a more restrained approach to oak. Read this report ... Read More

Lufthansa: Dine like an astronaut

Dr. Elinor Garely- June 29, 2018 0

Space enthusiasts have something to look forward to! In July and August Lufthansa will be offering its Business Class passengers on long-haul flights departing from ... Read More

Tasting notes decoded: Cola in your wine?

wines- June 29, 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

Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey opens Sauternes vineyard retreat

wines- June 29, 2018 0

In the year of its 400th anniversary, Sauternes first growth Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey has opened a lavish hotel and restaurant at its newly re-furbished estate. Get ... Read More

Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey opens Sauternes vineyard retreat

wines- June 29, 2018 0

In the year of its 400th anniversary, Sauternes first growth Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey has opened a lavish hotel and restaurant at its newly re-furbished estate. Get ... Read More

Police seize Bordeaux châteaux owned by Chinese firm

wines- June 29, 2018 0

French fraud police have frozen ownership of 10 Bordeaux châteaux believed to be connected to the same Chinese investor as part of an ongoing investigation. ... Read More

Police seize Bordeaux châteaux owned by Chinese firm

wines- June 29, 2018 0

French fraud police have frozen ownership of 10 Bordeaux châteaux believed to be connected to the same Chinese investor as part of an ongoing investigation. ... Read More

Cava maker Codorníu Raventós close to takeover deal with Carlyle Group

wines- June 29, 2018 0

Codorníu Raventós has said it is in exclusive talks to sell control of its business to a European division of the Carlyle Group, the US-based ... Read More

Cava maker Codorníu Raventós close to takeover deal with Carlyle Group

wines- June 29, 2018 0

Codorníu Raventós has said it is in exclusive talks to sell control of its business to a European division of the Carlyle Group, the US-based ... Read More

50 international chefs descend on Malta’s picturesque walled city of Mdina for 4th annual Malta International Food Festival

Dr. Elinor Garely- June 28, 2018 0

Malta International Food Festival Malta’s fortified medieval city, Mdina, and the original capital of Malta, will play host to the 4th edition of the Malta ... Read More