Lafleur 2017 ‘oversubscribed’, says UK merchant

wines- May 11, 2018 0

Lafleur 2017 saw strong demand in the first day of release this week after the Pomerol estate emerged as one of the success stories of ... Read More

Rosé wine sales spike over bank holiday heatwave

wines- May 10, 2018 0

UK wine retailers have reported a spike in rosé sales over the May bank holiday weekend, which saw record-breaking temperatures.The heatwave prompted a spike in ... Read More

Anson: What drives people to make wine?

wines- May 10, 2018 0

Whether you have dreams of making your own cuvée, or already spend your days in the cellar, Jane Anson considers the enduring appeal of producing ... Read More

Top Pomerol 2017 wines

wines- May 8, 2018 0

See Jane Anson's most highly rated Pomerol wines following her Bordeaux 2017 en primeur tastings.Harvesting grapes by hand at Château Lafleur in Pomerol.Introduction by Decanter ... Read More

Dom Pérignon to collaborate with rockstar Lenny Kravitz

wines- May 8, 2018 0

Dom Pérignon has announced an upcoming creative collaboration with the American actor and Grammy Award-winning musician, Lenny Kravitz…Dom Pérignon Champagne reworks its image with Grammy ... Read More

Rare ‘mega blossom’ saves Margaret River grapes from birds

wines- May 8, 2018 0

Wine producers in Margaret River have explained how an abundance of a particular tree blossom diverted birds from eating their grapes in the 2018 vintage…Marri ... Read More

Jefford on Monday: Mindfulness and wine

wines- May 7, 2018 0

Andrew Jefford asks if the two are incompatible.Tasting wine at a Decanter ‘discovery theatre’ class on Muscat de Rivesaltes. You’ve been to RAW (whose 2018 ... Read More

Hide Above restaurant review: ‘A record-breaking wine list’

wines- May 5, 2018 0

Fiona Beckett dips into the 6,500-bin wine list at the newly opened restaurant venture from the owners of luxury London wine shop, Hedonism, and chef ... Read More

Interview and tasting with L’Eglise Clinet owner

wines- May 4, 2018 0

Jane Anson meets and tastes with Denis Durantou, owner and winemaker at star Pomerol estate Château L’Eglise Clinet, plus Les Cruzelles in Lalande-de-Pomerol and Montlandrie ... Read More

New Bordeaux 2017 releases: Pape Clément, Langoa Barton, Malartic out

wines- May 4, 2018 0

Price cuts dominate early stages of Bordeaux 2017 en primeur campaign with several estates positioned roughly between 2014 and 2015. Trotte Vieille launches debut primeur ... Read More

Plumpton College launches ‘A Level’ in Viticulture

wines- May 3, 2018 0

Plumpton College has launched a new viticulture course for 16 – 18 year olds, to encourage more young people to pursue a career in winemaking ... Read More

Château Talbot: Every vintage from 2000 to 2017 tasted

wines- May 3, 2018 0

Jane Anson reports for Premium members on a tasting of Château Talbot wines at the St-Julien estate. Château Talbot, the St-Julien fourth growth. Château Talbot, ... Read More

Mother’s Day in the Mediterranean at Malta’s Corinthia Hotel St. George’s Bay

Dr. Elinor Garely- May 2, 2018 0

Still looking for the perfect gift to give Mom for Mother’s Day? Why not a trip to Corinthia Hotel St. George’s Bay in Malta! Overlooking ... Read More

New direct London to Bordeaux train route planned

wines- May 2, 2018 0

A new train route set to cut out the changeover in Paris and go direct from London to Bordeaux is in the advanced planning stages, ... Read More

Branaire-Ducru 2017 adds to trickle of primeur releases

wines- May 2, 2018 0

Château Branaire-Ducru has followed in the footsteps of Palmer by releasing its 2017 vintage at a significant discount to the 2016 wine.Branaire-Ducru in St-Julien.Branaire-Ducru released ... Read More

The Milestone Hotel appoints Rob Creaser as Executive Chef

Dr. Elinor Garely- May 1, 2018 0

The multi-award-winning Milestone Hotel & Residences, located in the heart of London’s royal borough of Kensington, has appointed Mr. Rob Creaser as its Executive Head ... Read More

Decanter launches wine learning app

wines- May 1, 2018 0

Decanter has launched a micro-learning app called Know Your Wine, designed to help you increase your knowledge from grape to glass, as well as understand ... Read More

Producer profile: Wynns Coonawarra Estate

wines- April 30, 2018 0

The winery that put Coonawarra on the map for wine drinkers in the 1950s has grown to become one of Australia’s best-known names. Huon Hooke ... Read More

Producer profile: Wynns Coonawarra Estate

wines- April 30, 2018 0

The winery that put Coonawarra on the map for wine drinkers in the 1950s has grown to become one of Australia’s best-known names. Huon Hooke ... Read More

Jefford on Monday: The taste of spring

wines- April 30, 2018 0

Andrew Jefford examines the uniqueness of Sancerre and Pouilly-Fumé. The vineyards of Sancerre above Chavignol.What’s the hallmark of spring? Light without warmth.  Autumn, contrariwise, is ... Read More

Decanter World Wine Awards 2018 judging week begins

wines- April 30, 2018 0

More than 270 of the world’s top wine experts have gathered in London to begin judging the 2018 Decanter World Wine Awards, the world’s largest ... Read More

On your face: Eyewear for trendy travelers

Dr. Elinor Garely- April 28, 2018 0

The VisionExpo recently entered New York (at Javits) with thousands of vendors displaying millions of eyewear collections. Whether you are on a budget or able ... Read More

Burgundy panel tasting: Mâconnais 2016 best buys

wines- April 28, 2018 0

The Chardonnays from the five key appellations in this underrated Burgundy region offer some of France’s most exciting and great-value wines. Read our report on ... Read More

Burgundy panel tasting: Mâconnais 2016 best buys

wines- April 28, 2018 0

The Chardonnays from the five key appellations in this underrated Burgundy region offer some of France’s most exciting and great-value wines. Read our report on ... Read More

Top Grenache wines from around the world

wines- April 28, 2018 0

Decanter’s experts from around the world nominated the best Grenache/Garnacha in their respective regions before Oz Clarke tasted them all and selected his favourites. Vineyards ... Read More

Top Grenache wines from around the world

wines- April 28, 2018 0

Decanter’s experts from around the world nominated the best Grenache/Garnacha in their respective regions before Oz Clarke tasted them all and selected his favourites. Vineyards ... Read More

Dream Cruises launches Taste the Dream: Wine and dine at sea

Dr. Elinor Garely- April 27, 2018 0

Dream Cruises redefines the concept of haute cuisine with Taste the Dream – Wine and Dine at Sea, a culinary extravaganza featuring the unprecedented collaboration ... Read More

First taste: Chapoutier single vineyard wines 2017

wines- April 27, 2018 0

Michel Chapoutier presented the 2017 vintage of his top single vineyard wines in central London, including some high quality samples from a Rhône growing season ... Read More

WSET to launch level 3 spirits course and new wine diploma

wines- April 27, 2018 0

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) has revamped its flagship diploma qualification as part of several changes to its educational programme that will also ... Read More

Wine Photographer of the Year 2018: The winners

wines- April 26, 2018 0

See the winning photographs from the Pink Lady Wine Photographer of the Year 2018...Spinning Chardonnay, by Victor PugatschewWine Photographer of the Year 2018: The winners ... Read More