value Sauvignon Blanc

Decanter put together a team of expert tasters and South American specialists to find some of the best value wines that the continent can offer. Here, we’ve got their five…

Pinot Noir grapes in Burgundy

​Jefford on Monday: The concept of vintage fidelity is an intriguing one. Is it an absolute or a relative ideal? Some see it as a kind of annex to terroir:…

La Grande Dame 2006, Veuve Clicquot

Dominique Demarville, Veuve Clicquot’s chef de cave was in London this week to launch La Grande Dame 2006 vintage Champagne, named for the Widow Clicquot, the titan(e)of 19th Century Champagne.…

Bordeaux 2015, Graves

Bordeaux 2015 en primeur: Read all the latest from Decanter experts Alongside lavish château parties and whispering courtiers, the négociants are gearing up for a Bordeaux 2015 vintage that has…

Raccoon

Many winemakers around the world have tales of animals eating wine grapes in their vineyards. See below for a rogues’ gallery. Raccoons in Germany Raccoons, not native to Germany, were…

Nyetimber, English wine quiz

It’s Back to the Future day – a reference to the second instalment of the Steven Spielberg trilogy that pictured a world of hoverboards and micro meals by 21 October…

Saint Chinian

The first Saint-Chinian wines gained appellation status back in 1982, but the past decade has been arguably the most dramatic, as it has also for nearby areas such as Faugeres…

Featured Image DWA

The wines below have been chosen as part of Decanter’s 40th anniversary celebrations. Thierry Meyer DWWA Regional Chair for Alsace and has written about wine since 1999 Famille Hugel, Schoelhammer…

Chapel Down wine, english wine

Finshed browsing the wine harvest 2015 photos? Read more about the 2015 wine harvest. Send in your harvest pictures to editor@decanter.com to be featured in the gallery.