November, 2011

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Decanter’s Christmas Advent Calendar

To celebrate the run-up to Christmas, we've created an advent calendar filled with new galleries, competitions, quizzes and exclusive videos for you to enjoy each day.

Video: Christmas messages for Decanter readers

Video: Christmas messages for Decanter readers

Watch our collection of video messages from winemakers including: Charles Chevallier from Domaines Barons de Rothschild, Ketil Groenli from Marques De Murrieta, Aline Baly from Chateau Coutet and Charles Philipponnat…


Jefford on Monday: Greatness in Context

I'm just back from Alain Brumont's 'Rendez-Vous des Icônes' – an open weekend when, amidst a welter of vertical tastings, festive meals and cellar tours, Madiran's hyper-active master craftsman pits…


Boisset buys Skalli

Boisset has continued its recent spending spree with the company's biggest deal to date: the acquisition of rival French wine giant Skalli.

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DFWE 2011: Sassicaia and Ornellaia Masterclass

Such was the interest for the Sassicaia and Ornellaia master class that Charles Chevalier, winemaking director at Château Lafite Rothschild and Maggie Henriquez, CEO of Krug Champagne – both featured…

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DFWE 2011: Chateau Canon Masterclass

Lovers of elegance in Bordeaux found their pleasure tasting 10 vintages of Chateau Canon, one of only 15 Premier Grand Cru Classes B from St Emilion known especially for its