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Kenwood Vineyards

Pernod Ricard to buy California winery Kenwood

About 11 hours ago

Jacob's Creek owner Pernod Ricard has signed a deal to acquire Kenwood Vineyards in California as it...

Rioja

Rioja 2013 vintage declared 'good'

Wednesday 23 April 2014

A difficult 2013 growing season has culminated in the Rioja DOCa council describing the vintage as...

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Rudy Kurniawan sentencing delayed

Wednesday 23 April 2014

Convicted wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan must wait until the end of May to be sentenced, after...

Hilter wine

Adolph Hitler wine fetches GBP1,500 at auction

Wednesday 23 April 2014

A magnum of wine believed to have been personally commissioned by Adolph Hitler and bearing the Nazi...

italy Encounter

Wine consumption falls again in Italy, show figures

Wednesday 23 April 2014

Wine consumption in Italy continued to fall in 2013, with the rise of beer and the decline of the family...

Maureen Downey

US collector sues Antique Wine Co over alleged fakes

Tuesday 22 April 2014

A fine wine collector has filed a lawsuit against Antique Wine Co (AWC) in the US city of Atlanta,...

En Primeur 2013

Bordeaux 2013: Chateau Margaux releases in quickest campaign for decades

Tuesday 22 April 2014

The flurry of Bordeaux 2013 en primeur releases has continued following Easter, with Chateau Margaux the...

prosecco

Russian winemaker pays EUR8m for Prosecco producer Contarini

Tuesday 22 April 2014

Sparkling wine producer Igristy Vina has joined a growing number of Russian drinks firms buying foreign...

Champagne vineyard

Small-scale Champagne growers under threat, says union president

Tuesday 22 April 2014

The president of the Champagne growers union, Pascal Ferat, says he is concerned that many small-scale,...

Cape Mentelle Wallcliffe

Cape Mentelle drops legal challenge over Wallcliffe name

Thursday 17 April 2014

Cape Mentelle, the Margaret River winery owned by France's LVMH group, has bowed to pressure from local...

Charles Chevallier Chateau Lafite Bordeaux 2013

Bordeaux 2013: Lafite releases to energise 'flat market'

Thursday 17 April 2014

Two of Bordeaux's first growths, Lafite Rothschild and Mouton Rothschild, have entered the en primeur...

Muriel cellar

Bodegas Muriel buys cellar housing 'legendary Rioja vintages'

Thursday 17 April 2014

Spain's Bodegas Muriel says it will gain access to a 16th Century underground cellar containing...

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