NEW YORK (Reuters) - In a bid to reverse a decade-long slide in sales, some producers of Port wine have gone pink.They have given the sweet red or amber colored Portuguese fortified wine, which is traditionally...
The first year offered auspicious hints. The second year showed what could be done. The third year hammered home the point - for better or worse. California's past three vintages have been tricky. This three-year period...
Domaine de la Romanee-Conti, Fritz Haag, Chateau Margaux, Mascarello, Clos Rougeard, Conterno, Chave, Leroy, Armand Rousseau, Dom Perignon…What could be the best wine in the world according to a Best Sommelier in the World ?
WILDLIFE volunteers say 23 kangaroos used as a tourist drawcard at award-winning Jacob's Creek winery were found in what they believed was a malnourished state - so apparently neglected that some were in "shocking" pain from untreated injuries.
Chateau Pichon-Barons for short is the name of Chateau Longueville au Baron de Pichon-Longueville, home to some of the very best wines in the world. The Chateau was built in 1851 and has long been recognized as one of the most important Chateaus of France.
If you want an introduction to sniffing, swilling and sipping, and to the 57 appellations and 7,000 chateaux that make up the Bordeaux wine region, go on a course. The École de Vin de Bordeaux (bordeaux.com), run by the CIVB (Conseil Interprofessionel du Vin de Bordeaux), offers two-day courses, a three-day grands crus course, which includes visits to Graves, Sauternes, Médoc and St-Emilion, and two-hour summer courses.
Bangalore, known as India's very own Silicon Valley and home to many information technology multinationals and start-ups, recently raised a toast of a different kind: The city hosted an International Wine Festival.