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IS THE PARTY NEARLY OVER?

Friday, February 14, 2020

For the last two decades wine consumption has been growing in most parts of the world, except the “Old World” wine countries – mainly France and to a lesser extent Italy and Spain, where the younger generation has shied away (to some extent) of the “old folks” drink called wine. It is like here in Australia where in the 1980s we shied away from Sherry and Brandy because that’s what the oldies drank.  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...