December, 2013

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The Mondavis: A Napa Valley Dynasty: Part 4

Read the final part of Gerald Asher's insight into the Mondavi legacy, looking back over four generations of winemaking and the events that bought the family's Californian wines to international…

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Jefford on Monday: Drinker’s Delight

Do I provide enough drinking notes in this weekly bulletin? Perhaps not. The smell and taste of wine is, after all, magnetic north for all of us; everything else is…

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The Mondavis: A Napa Valley Dynasty: Part 3

Read part three of our special four part insight into the Mondavi legacy, looking back over four generations worth of winemaking and the events that bought the family's Californian wines…

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The Mondavis: A Napa Valley Dynasty: Part 2

Read part two of our special four part insight into the Mondavi legacy, looking back over four generations worth of winemaking and the events that bought the family's Californian wines…

Cesare, Rosa and Robert Mondavi

The Mondavis: A Napa Valley Dynasty – Part 1

Read part one of our special four part insight into the Mondavi legacy, looking back over four generations worth of winemaking and the events that bought the family's Californian wines…

Val d'Argan Morocco

Val d’Argan: Rhone, with a North African edge

Decanter managing editor, Amy Wislocki, meets Frenchman Charles Melia, who left his family's winery in Chateauneuf-du-Pape to create boutique winery Val d'Argan in Morocco.

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Jefford on Monday: The Existential Winegrower

Back in October, I took a Chinese friend to meet one of wine’s pioneers in my part of the Languedoc. Jean Orliac was, in his earlier years, a keen climber.…

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Rudy Kurniawan trial: The verdict

Read a transcript of the moment Rudy Kurniawan was found guilty of mail fraud and wire fraud on the seventh day of the trial in New York.