Ellie Douglas

Valley Fire, California

Shed Horn Cellars in Middleton, southern Lake County, was burnt down as the California Valley Fire forced state governor Jerry Brown to declare a state of emergency. ‘We are saddened…

Prosecco harvest

This is welcome news after Italian winemakers faced a difficult harvest in 2014, due to high rainfall throughout August last year. Speaking at the Decanter Simply Italian trade and consumer…

Decanter Retailer Awards 2015

Find all Decanter Retailer Awards winners pictured below with their certificates. Photos were taken by Cath Lowe for Decanter. Decanter Retailer Awards chairman, Peter Richards MW, Asda Wine Manager Phillippa…

Beaujolais

Beaujolais has been producing a small quantity of sparkling wines over the past few decades, but labelled as table wines under the Vins de France classification. Jean Bourjade, managing director…

DWWA 2013 Retailer Awards, Marks and Spencer

Best supermarket wines from DWWA 2016 Decanter Retailer of the Year 2014 winner Marks & Spencer did especially well, claiming awards for half of these wines, with two international trophies,…

english wine stats

For English Wine Week, we’ve got all the need to know facts and numbers on the English wine industry in our infographic below…

Ever wondered what goes into running the world's largest wine competiton? With a record-breaking 16,000 wines entered for the Decanter World Wine Awards 2015, see our infographic and read about…

In June 2011 and October 2013, two neighbouring Saint-Emilion estates - that in the past have been of similar renown - have been united by Domaine Clarence Dillon, owners of…

Re-live the Bordeaux 2014 vintage growing season ahead of en primeur tasting week with this Decanter.com weather infographic, which draws on reports by Christie's consultant and Sauternes expert Bill Blatch…