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Friday, August 30, 2019

I have written before about the amazing work that McLaren Vale growers are doing to identify and categorize the impact that their tumultuous geology has upon the flavours of their Shiraz (see Winestate Magazine, “Super Serious about Shiraz”, Sep-Oct 2017 Edition). Some of the “Valers” have also formed the “Fiano Fellowship” (see WBM, “The Fiano Fellowship”, Jan- Feb 2019 edition), to evaluate the region’s Fiano.  Read More...

More News From China

Friday, August 23, 2019

Amorin, the massive Portuguese cork producer and masters of “spin” – which spent a fortune over a decade or so trying to tell us there was no “cork taint” problem, then more recently that they have solved the problem, (Why didn’t they do that a decade earlier?) – has recently announced that their fastest growing market for corks is Australia. Read More...