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Heston Blumenthal

Blumenthal beats Keller with higher placings on 50 Best Restaurants list

Tuesday 1 May 2012

Heston Blumenthal's Dinner has been named ninth best restaurant in the world in Restaurant Magazine's...

vin jaune

Ancient bottle of Vin Jaune expected to fetch £30k

Tuesday 1 May 2012

A 240-year-old bottle of Vin Jaune will be auctioned next month with a £30,000 estimated hammer price.

mosel bridge

Mosel bridge work halted

Monday 30 April 2012

Construction on the controversial Mosel bridge has been stopped due to missing or faulty documentation...

Tareq Salahi

White House gatecrasher runs for governor

Monday 30 April 2012

The Virginia winemaker who famously gatecrashed a White House dinner has announced his intention to run...

joy of terroir, terroir,

California grape prices rise

Friday 27 April 2012

Californian grape prices are expected to rise significantly this year as demand continues to exceed...

rieussec

Bordeaux 2011: Merchants selling Rieussec at a loss, blaming negociant 'bundling'

Friday 27 April 2012

A number of London wine merchants are reportedly furious with Bordeaux negociants for forcing them to...

Iggy

Ignatius Chan opens new Singapore restaurant

Friday 27 April 2012

Ignatius Chan, proprietor of Iggy’s in Singapore, and two partners open a new US$1.6m restaurant in July.

Lytton

Jordan Vineyard & Winery sells land to Native American tribe

Friday 27 April 2012

California's Jordan Vineyard & Winery has sold a 109ha site containing 45ha of vineyards to the Native...

WOSA

Nigeria wine boom could be stifled by tax, red tape

Thursday 26 April 2012

Nigeria's wine market is burgeoning, but crippling import duties and complex bureaucracy could dampen...

Champagne frost damage

Champagne crop badly damaged by frost

Thursday 26 April 2012

Up to a third of some Champagne vineyards have been affected by heavy frosts earlier this month.

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