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Founder and chief winemaker of Ravenswood Joel Peterson talks to Decanter's Lucy Shaw about what winemakers need to do to get Zinfandel recognised as a world class wine, how zinfandel…

Collectors’ News: September 2010 issue

London merchant Bordeaux Index has launched the first fine wine price index to monitor the movement of fine wine prices on a daily rather than monthly basis. Eponymously titled, ‘The…

Jilly Goolden

TV wine personality Jilly Goolden was at Speaker’s Corner in London’s Hyde Park this morning alongside a pair of giant, 2m high cork sculptures to launch an initiative by the…

Julio Iglesias: My passion for wine

Julio Iglesias doesn’t do things by halves. During his 42-year music career, the Madrid-born singer has sold more than 300 million albums in 14 different languages, making him among the…

The Semillons

Eight middle-aged men in double-stringed red thongs are gyrating in front of me. Their powder white skin paired with the red G-strings makes them look like Santa’s little helpers.


It’s a hair-raising trip to get there, but the folk-singing, grape-stomping fun of the island’s fringe wine festival is well worth it, says LUCY SHAW

Texture to open second restaurant

The duo behind Texture, the Michelin-starred restaurant in London’s Portman Square, are to open a sister restaurant in early June.

The flag at the 300-year-old headquarters of Berry Bros and Rudd flew at half mast yesterday in honour of the death, aged 94, of Anthony Berry, former chairman of the…