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VINOUS FUTURE

Friday, February 15, 2019

With vintage 2019 well underway in most regions of Australia, perhaps it is time to consider the future. Global warming has been bringing the onset of vintage further and further forward, to the point that it is not inconceivable that within a decade (plus or minus a year or two) we will be harvesting before the New Year. Thus we will end up with one year having two vintages – wow, won’t that cause some chaos and confusion! Read More...

CLOSURE NEWS

Friday, June 15, 2018

Since the daring Clare Valley winemakers opted to bottle their wines under screwcap due to the poor quality of cork, there has been a global battle raging between the corksters and the cappers. Here is a bit of an update on things.  Read More...