The cork industry continues to engage in questionable propaganda about the reliability of its products.
Like it or not we are all influenced by medal stickers when buying a bottle of wine.
I often puzzle over what seems to me the overuse of the term ‘mineral’.
Is the Bragato Wine Awards in danger of sacrificing wine quality by favouring Turangawaewae?
I’ll continue to expose flaky results when I see them. Our wine show system’s credibility is jeopardized by results like these.
Leading a wine tour in Italy, it was my job to select wines for the group while dining at mostly very good restaurants.
A reader asks about the long term cellaring prospects of our great chardonnays in New Zealand.
There is a problem with regional wine shows, which is seldom talked about and never written about.
This statement jumped out at me from Jeannie Cho Lee MW’s latest newsletter, quoting Burgundy grande dame Lalou Bize-Leroy.
I have some sympathy for this winemaker’s gloomy view of the low-priced wine market.