Archive for January 2011

Half of Australian Hunter Valley vineyards ripped out

Jan 31st, 2011 | By
Half of Australian Hunter Valley vineyards ripped out

Almost half of all vineyards in Hunter Valley, Australia’s oldest wine region, were ripped out in the past eighteen months, reports the Australian newspaper Newscastle […]



Growing success for the wines of AOC Cahors

Jan 17th, 2011 | By
Growing success for the wines of AOC Cahors

The AOC Cahors is celebrating its fortieth anniversary. After a long period of declining sales figures, the succes of the “black wines” of Cahors is […]



Revue du Vin de France launches Chinese edition

Jan 13th, 2011 | By
Revue du Vin de France launches Chinese edition

La Revue du Vin de France (RVF), the famous French magazine about wine, launches an edition for the Chinese market, according to the Marie Claire […]



2009 M. Chapoutier Viognier Granges de Mirabel

Jan 13th, 2011 | By

2009 M. Chapoutier Viognier Vin de Pays des Côteaux de l’Ardèche Domaine des Granges de Mirabel – France, Rhône, Ardèche, Vin de Pays des Côteaux […]



2008 Albert Mann Riesling Schlossberg

Jan 12th, 2011 | By

2008 Albert Mann Riesling Schlossberg – France, Alsace, Kientzheim, Alsace Grand Cru AOC (12/10/2010) Lychee, melon, citrus fruit, slate-like minerals and a hint of honey […]



Oldest wine-making facility discovered

Jan 12th, 2011 | By
Oldest wine-making facility discovered

A team of archaeologists from Armenia, Ireland and the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) found a six thousand years old wine-making facility in […]