Tag Archives: COVID-19

Smell rehabilitation

Portuguese wine group Sogrape has teamed up with the University of Aveiro to produce a sensory kit that they hope will help to rehabilitate people who have lost their sense of smell due to olfactory diseases like COVID-19.

Revamped wine show dodges COVID

For 18 years, the New Zealand Aromatic Wine Competition has been run out of Christchurch. This year, the show boldly changed its name to The Aotearoa Regional Wine Competition, opening the door to non-aromatic wines from both local and overseas wine producers.

Fine wine a hot investment

Drinks Business magazine has reported that after taking a bit of a hit when the pandemic first struck, fine wine rebounded in the second half of 2020 and continues to grow, hitting an all-time high earlier this year.