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Symington's Graham launches 1940 Single Harvest port

1940 Single Harvest is the latest release from Graham's The Cellar Master’s Trilogy, which pays tribute to the port house's three generations of master blenders.

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Whites drive Burgundy exports to UK, while reds take a dive

According to the BIVB, Burgundy’s white wines have enjoyed significant growth in the UK.

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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

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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.

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Krug unveils latest vintage champagne

Krug's latest vintage champagne reflects 2006' hot weather and heavy rainfall.

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Burgundy hopeful for ‘very fine’ vintage despite expecting low yields

The trade organisation for Burgundy wine claims that the 2019 vintage will be small but 'very fine'.

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UK wineries pray for dry weather in weeks before vintage

As harvest time approaches, UK wineries hope clement weather will allow the grapes to reach full ripeness.

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Piedmont vintners celebrate 2018 vintage as the 'best since 2000'

Sommeliers rejoice, 2018 will be a great vintage for the wines of Piedmont, according to a report from vintners association Vignaioli Piemontesi.The r

Wine

Krug unveils latest vintage champagne

Krug's latest vintage champagne reflects 2006' hot weather and heavy rainfall.

Wine

Burgundy hopeful for ‘very fine’ vintage despite expecting low yields

The trade organisation for Burgundy wine claims that the 2019 vintage will be small but 'very fine'.

Wine

UK wineries pray for dry weather in weeks before vintage

As harvest time approaches, UK wineries hope clement weather will allow the grapes to reach full ripeness.

Wine

Piedmont vintners celebrate 2018 vintage as the 'best since 2000'

Sommeliers rejoice, 2018 will be a great vintage for the wines of Piedmont, according to a report from vintners association Vignaioli Piemontesi.The r

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Imbibe’s top picks from New Zealand Wine's new releases

From Chardonnay to Syrah, the crème de la crème of this year’s New Zealand wine releases demonstrates that there is great elegance and balance even be

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Taittinger releases Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2007 vintage

Up until last week, Taittinger had only released 35 vintages since its first cuvée in 1952.

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Imbibe’s top picks from New Zealand Wine's new releases

From Chardonnay to Syrah, the crème de la crème of this year’s New Zealand wine releases demonstrates that there is great elegance and balance even be

Wine

Taittinger releases Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2007 vintage

Up until last week, Taittinger had only released 35 vintages since its first cuvée in 1952.