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Asia Wine Service and Education (AWSEC) in Hong Kong is running a series of workshops to explain DAWA’s judging process on 3rd December and 5th January 2018. The course will…

Hospices de Beaune auction wines

At the prestigious charity auction that’s an annual highlight of the wine trade, Peter Richards MW gets the inside track on how wines bought here are helping one UK retailer…

Harvest in Napa Valley

Take the Napa Valley quiz: Find out more about the Napa Valley and all the answers to the quiz in our Napa Valley section. Updated November 2017  

cava changing

With its distinct sense of terroir, Cava made from Catalonia’s indigenous grape varieties is something we should all be drinking now, says Andrew Jefford

cava grape varities

In association with Cava DO. Cava grape varieties White (% of plantings) Macabeo (35.3%) Xarel.lo (25.5%) Parellada (20.3%) Chardonnay (8.7%) Subirat Parent (0.2%) Red (% of plantings) Garnacha (4.1%) Trepat…