Asia Missing a Vinous Voice
Apr
26

Asia Missing a Vinous Voice

Recently Robert Parker announced that Neil Martin would be taking over as the voice of wine from Bordeaux ending what has been almost 35 years of influence from the ...

Going to Gym Equivalent to Drinking Cheap Wine
Apr
22

Going to Gym Equivalent to Drinking Cheap Wine

There have been so many stories written in the last year or so that highlight the health benefits of wine and in fairness, wine is a moderately healthy beverage; but it ...

What a Difference a Tax Makes
Apr
18

What a Difference a Tax Makes

Taxes on wines in Europe impact significantly on what consumers pay for their pleasures say Stephen Quinn and Annabel Jackson.

Last week’s column on the evolution ...

Ciao from Verona – VinItaly 2016 Done and Dusted
Apr
15

Ciao from Verona – VinItaly 2016 Done and Dusted

By Camilla Conforti –
Ciao from Verona! Well, it’s all over for another year and I am so tired you wouldn’t believe it! Weeks of preparations created an ...

Key Ways Winery Hygiene Impacts Wine Quality
Apr
15

Key Ways Winery Hygiene Impacts Wine Quality

By Murray McDonald -
There are various steps that make up the winemaking process. From harvesting to vintage to storage, there is a sequence and technique to producing ...

Remembering Etienne Hugel
Apr
13

Remembering Etienne Hugel

I will never forget the first time I met Etienne Hugel. It was at the PFV (Primum Familae Vini) lunch over Vinexpo Asia Pacific 2012 where I had the pleasure of his ...