Wine News

Superior sauvignon society

A handful of Marlborough wine producers have launched an initiative that they hope will highlight the fact that all Marlborough sauvignon blanc is not equal.

Selling up

It’s an increasingly familiar scenario. A couple approaching retirement make a “lifestyle choice” and invest their savings in a vineyard and/or winery.

Categories on the fringe

The UK-based market research organisation, Wine Intelligence, has released a summary of a report on a wine category they have labelled “Sustainable, Organic & Lower-alcohol” (SOLA) wine.

Off-vintage Bordeaux

Emirates is about to release the Emirates Vintage Collection, a selection of distinguished Bordeaux reds that it has stored in its cellar in Burgundy for up to 15 years.