Archive for October 2011

Tsunami of wine

Oct 25th, 2011 | By

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(Nederlands) Frankrijk opnieuw centraal op Megavino

Oct 17th, 2011 | By
(Nederlands) Frankrijk opnieuw centraal op Megavino


Anjou producer faces jail for protest labels

Oct 13th, 2011 | By
Anjou producer faces jail for protest labels

Olivier Cousin, a small biodynamic wine producer in the AOC Anjou in the French Loire area, faces a sentence of two years because he labeled one of his wines incorrectly out of protest. Cousin left the AOC […]



Belgium third largest market for Bordeaux

Oct 11th, 2011 | By
Belgium third largest market for Bordeaux

Belgium is the third largest importer of Bordeaux wines in the world by volume, after China and Germany. According to figures from the Conseil Interprofessionnel […]



2009 Acústic Cellar Montsant Braó Vinyes Velles

Oct 11th, 2011 | By
2009 Acústic Cellar Montsant Braó Vinyes Velles

2009 Acústic Cellar Montsant Braó Vinyes Velles – Spain, Catalunya, Tarragona, Montsant (8/6/2011) Sweet, exotic spices, ripe black fruit (blueberries, blackberries, cherries), searing cherry-like acidity, […]



2004 Bodegas Julián Chivite Navarra Reserva Coleccion 125

Oct 5th, 2011 | By
2004 Bodegas Julián Chivite Navarra Reserva Coleccion 125

2004 Bodegas Julián Chivite Navarra Reserva Coleccion 125 – Spain, Navarra (8/3/2011) Barnyardy nose with hints of exotic spices. Ripe black fruit on the palate, […]



Forty-three Beaujolais communes ejected from Burgundy AOC

Oct 5th, 2011 | By
Forty-three Beaujolais communes ejected from Burgundy AOC

INAO, the French government agency which regulates the appellations d’origine, has rearranged the geographic vineyard areas in Burgundy after a regulating process that took three […]