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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - CHARDONNAY

01-05-2011 | Category: Chile USA White only Australia New Zealand South Africa Chardonnay Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

Plenty of medals again for Chile, although the judges were most impressed stylistically with Australia and South Africa

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - SYRAH - SHIRAZ & GRENACHE - THE REST OF THE WORLD

01-05-2011 | Category: Chile Red only New Zealand South Africa Grenache Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

Good wines, good prices and a variety of styles, Syrah was one of the stand-out varieties for the New World

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - CABERNET SAUVIGNON - MERLOT & CABERNET FRANC - THE REST OF THE WORLD

01-05-2011 | Category: Argentina USA Red only Australia South Africa Cabernet Sauvignon Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

More ambitious pricing but some decent wines too, with Australia, Argentina and South Africa leading the way

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - MALBEC

01-05-2011 | Category: Argentina Chile Red only Malbec Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

A successful haul for this must-list variety, with Chile achieving a bit of a David versus Goliath giant-slaying

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - CABERNET SAUVIGNON - MERLOT & CABERNET FRANC - CHILE

01-05-2011 | Category: Chile Red only Cabernet Sauvignon Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

Astonishing value for money from the Chileans, as you’d expect, but not enough wines with the wow factor

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - CARMENERE

01-05-2011 | Category: Chile Red only Carmenere Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

After a shocking first year in the SWAs, Carmenère found its feet with some style this year, delivering some great wines

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Sommelier Wine Awards 2009: New World - Chardonnay

02-02-2010 | Category: South America North America Australasia White only South Africa Chardonnay Sommelier Wine Awards 2009

Plenty of decent bottles and very few dogs meant that our tasters were positive about New World Chardonnay, though genuine excitement was in short supply

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Sommelier Wine Awards 2009: New World - Malbec

02-02-2010 | Category: Argentina Chile Red only Malbec Sommelier Wine Awards 2009

One of the stars of this year’s competition, the New World Malbec category offered value for money, consistency and a customer-friendly style of wine that should suit every kind of establishment from gastropub to white tablecloth

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More than a Malbec: Matching Argentine wines with food

21-12-2009 | Category: Argentina Tastings Matching White only Chardonnay Malbec Viognier

There’s more to dining out in Argentina than rare steak and big reds. Our sommeliers pick out some of the food and wine matches that caught the imagination on their recent trip

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Matching Malbec: The argentine red pairs with more than just beef

17-12-2009 | Category: Argentina Matching Red only Malbec

There’s more to Malbec’s food matching potential than just steak…

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Best served Chile: We taste some of Chile's new cool-climate wines

17-12-2009 | Category: Chile Tastings Red only White only Chardonnay

Chile’s growers are moving ever closer to the Pacific Ocean in search of wines that offer elegance as well as ripeness. Louis Villard joined a crack team of sommelier tasters to put the country’s new cool-climate credentials to the test

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Matches made in heaven: Argentine food and wine matches

17-12-2009 | Category: Argentina Matching Red only White only Cabernet Sauvignon Chardonnay Malbec Viognier

Our four sommeliers select the food and wine matches from their trip that really set the Argentine heather alight. David Williams reports

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Wine Matching Masterclass, Part II: How to match wine and meat

17-12-2009 | Category: Germany Burgundy Rhone Argentina Chile Matching Red only White only Sparkling New Zealand

In the second of our three-part series on the basics of food and wine-matching, Hakkasan’s wine buyer Christine Parkinson tells us how to go about pairing wines with meat

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Sommelier Wine Awards 2009: The year that Malbec came of age

17-12-2009 | Category: Argentina Competitions Red only Malbec Sommelier Wine Awards 2009

Malbec was one of the undoubted star categories of this year’s Sommelier Wine Awards, delivering a plethora of good wines across the price spectrum. Chris Losh takes a look at just what got the judges so excited

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