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Lyme Bay Winery launches two new meads to on-trade

Jack Ratt Cyser and Sparkling Mead come in 330ml cans and have a 4% abv.

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Feel the Bern: Debunking German wine clichés, part V

In this five-part series, Chris Losh debunks worn-out clichés about German wine.

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Whatever the weather, rosé is in the aether

Rosé wine is often associated with warm weather and summer sessions. But perhaps it’s time to recognise its versatility all year round, says Chris Losh.

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Opinion: 'Minerality' is a cluster of wine descriptors

'Minerality' should be used as a cluster of more specific descriptors, says news editor Jacopo Mazzeo.

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The wine preservation systems experiment, part II: Coravin

Following nearly an entire year of testing, news editor Jacopo Mazzeo reveals the results from his wine preservation systems experiment.

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Is Encruzado Portugal's signature white grape variety?

All wine-producing countries should have a red and white signature grape variety. In Portugal, Encruzado is the white counterpart to Touriga Nacional, says Justin Keay.

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Feel the Bern: Debunking German wine clichés, part IV

In this five-part series, Chris Losh debunks worn-out clichés about German wine.

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Gosset Matchmakers 2019

Champagne Gosset’s Matchmakers 2019 competition saw some of the UK’s best young chefs and sommeliers compete for the prize. But whose food and wine match took the top spot in 2019?

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The wine preservation systems experiment, part II: Coravin

Following nearly an entire year of testing, news editor Jacopo Mazzeo reveals the results from his wine preservation systems experiment.

Wine

Is Encruzado Portugal's signature white grape variety?

All wine-producing countries should have a red and white signature grape variety. In Portugal, Encruzado is the white counterpart to Touriga Nacional, says Justin Keay.

Wine

Feel the Bern: Debunking German wine clichés, part IV

In this five-part series, Chris Losh debunks worn-out clichés about German wine.

Promotion

Gosset Matchmakers 2019

Champagne Gosset’s Matchmakers 2019 competition saw some of the UK’s best young chefs and sommeliers compete for the prize. But whose food and wine match took the top spot in 2019?

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Australian bushfires prompt Wine Australia to form an action plan

Wine Australia, government bodies, regional wine agencies, Australian Grape & Wine, and the Australian Wine Research Institute are partnering to offer support to winegrowers affected by bushfires.

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Getting to grips with the Languedoc

There's so much going on in the Languedoc, but somehow the region's potential ultimately gets over-looked, says Simon Field MW.

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Australian bushfires prompt Wine Australia to form an action plan

Wine Australia, government bodies, regional wine agencies, Australian Grape & Wine, and the Australian Wine Research Institute are partnering to offer support to winegrowers affected by bushfires.

Wine

Getting to grips with the Languedoc

There's so much going on in the Languedoc, but somehow the region's potential ultimately gets over-looked, says Simon Field MW.