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Lidl targets middle class with Bordeaux Grand Cru push

Friday 25 July 2014

Discount retailer Lidl is 'ripping up' its UK stores to make space for thousands of cut-price French...

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Chinese investors buy A$15m Barossa winery

Friday 25 July 2014

A company backed by Chinese investors has agreed to buy Yaldara Winery in Barossa Valley from McGuigan...

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Kurniawan to 'tell all' in $3m settlement with billionaire Koch, as sentencing is delayed

Friday 25 July 2014

Convicted wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan has agreed to pay $3m and 'tell everything he knows' to settle a...

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Bankrupt En Primeur Ltd owes creditors £1.8m

Wednesday 23 July 2014

Debts at bankrupt UK wine merchant En Primeur Ltd are higher than originally thought and there are...

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Andre Lurton sells Chateau Dauzac stake

Wednesday 23 July 2014

One of Bordeaux's largest wine groups, Vignobles Andre Lurton, has sold its 42% stake in Margaux fifth...

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California's Malibu Coast winemakers secure AVA status

Wednesday 23 July 2014

The Malibu coastline outside Los Angeles has become California's newest American Viticultural Area...

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Swiss winemaker Giroud convicted of tax fraud

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Swiss winemaker Dominique Giroud has been convicted of tax fraud, but his spokesperson said the verdict...

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Canada wine directory planned to boost tourism

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Canada's wineries are backing the creation of an online directory to help raise awareness of their wines...

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Burgundy winemakers trial anti-hail nets

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Burgundy's wine council, the BIVB, is overseeing trials of nets in the region's vineyards as a way of...

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Rhone wine co-ops fighting 'supply war' with negociants

Monday 21 July 2014

Tensions are running high in the Rhone Valley with negociants and cooperative cellars clashing over the...

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UK Government sells off top Bordeaux

Friday 18 July 2014

The UK government has sold off more mature Bordeaux, including several bottles of Chateau Latour's...

Champagne

Champagne council sets 2014 harvest limit

Friday 18 July 2014

Champagne's ruling council has said houses and growers can harvest at a yield of up to 10,500kg per...

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