June, 2013


Fladgate buys Wiese & Krohn

The Fladgate Partnership, the owner of Taylor's Port, has continued the trend of consolidation in the industry by buying tawny specialist Wiese & Krohn.


Torres unveils plans for premium Cava

Major Spanish producer Torres will release a new range of wines – including a 'niche, premium Cava' – over the next five years, according to company CEO Miguel Torres Maczassek.

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Vinexpo 2013: Emilio Moro dinner

Bodgas Emilio Moro brought a taste of Spain to France, entertaining international partners and press on 17 June 2013.

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Jefford on Monday: Therapy with Jackie

Let me own up. I have a Sauvignon Blanc problem. It’s the variety of choice for millions, yet it really only gets my pulse racing if its creator has taken…

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Tax to blame for drop in UK wine sales

Tax hikes are to blame for continued declines in UK wine and spirits sales, the industry body the Wine & Spirit Trade Association has said.


Francois Lamarche dies in tractor accident

Francois Lamarche, winemaker and owner of Domaine Lamarche in Burgundys Vosne-Romanee, died on Tuesday afternoon following a tractor accident at his family's holiday home in Baudrieres, also in Burgundy.