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Champagne and port: Is vintage dead?

Changes in climate, viticulture and advances in winemaking are transforming champagne and port production. So why not make vintages every year? Richard Woodard takes a closer look

Wine

Symington ramps up mechanical harvest trials as picker numbers dwindle

As part of a long-term solution to tackle the falling numbers of available pickers, Symington Family Estates has been trialing a mechanical harvester designed for steep vineyards.

People & Places

Bar Douro's Max Graham on his quest to revive port

Wine bar and restaurant owner sees white, tawny and vintage ports as the fortified wine's winning cards.

Wine

Lighter life: How table wine is taking over the Douro

Chris Losh paid a visit to the Douro to meet the producers driving the region's table-wine explosion.

News

Sogevinus’ port house Kopke releases Very Old Dry White Port

Renowned port house Kopke is tapping into the super-premium white port category with the release of 350 bottles of limited-edition Very Old Dry White.

Wine

Noval’s Christian Seely on blends, declarations and his ‘wine of shame’

On a flying visit to the Gonzalez Byass UK tasting in London earlier this week, Imbibe caught up with the always entertaining Christian Seely, head of

Wine

Symington Family Estates launches its first premium white port

Symington Family Estates’ flagship port brands Graham's has released Graham’s Blend Nº5, its first premium white port. Graham’s Blend Nº5 is a tribute

Wine

Best of MMD: New agency, alternative Burgundy, white port and vermouth on the rise

Champagne Louis Roederer’s sales and marketing arm Maisons Marques et Domaines (MMD) showcased its wine portfolio in London last week.

News

Sogevinus’ port house Kopke releases Very Old Dry White Port

Renowned port house Kopke is tapping into the super-premium white port category with the release of 350 bottles of limited-edition Very Old Dry White.

Wine

Noval’s Christian Seely on blends, declarations and his ‘wine of shame’

On a flying visit to the Gonzalez Byass UK tasting in London earlier this week, Imbibe caught up with the always entertaining Christian Seely, head of

Wine

Symington Family Estates launches its first premium white port

Symington Family Estates’ flagship port brands Graham's has released Graham’s Blend Nº5, its first premium white port. Graham’s Blend Nº5 is a tribute

Wine

Best of MMD: New agency, alternative Burgundy, white port and vermouth on the rise

Champagne Louis Roederer’s sales and marketing arm Maisons Marques et Domaines (MMD) showcased its wine portfolio in London last week.