Chris Mercer

Around one in 10 bottles of wine produced in Burgundy is Crémant de Bourgogne and the local producers’ union (UPECB) has agreed a new classification system. Alongside the standard Crémant…

A view of Penner-Ash in Willamette Valley, Oregon.

Jackson Family Wines’ latest purchase deal includes all Penner-Ash Wine Cellars’ business assets, such as the winery and six hectares of estate vineyards. But, existing owners Ron and Lynn Penner-Ash…

Etienne Hugel, Alsace wine

Famille Hugel in Alsace confirmed the death of Etienne Hugel in a short statement released on 10 April. Etienne died suddenly on the previous day, the family said, without disclosing…