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Exciting new regions across the globe are producing outstanding sparkling wines. Expand your palate on this whirlwind world tour where Champagne rarely gets a mention.
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London, Korea, the Rhône: all of them are famously divided into north and south, and each half...

Exciting new regions across the globe are producing outstanding sparkling wines. Expand your palate on this whirlwind world tour where Champagne rarely gets a mention.

Read more December 2019

Many think that Napa is where most of California’s wine comes from but the truth is that there are numerous, notable regions and micro-regions literally surrounding the tech megalopolis we know as Silicon Valley.

Read more November 2019

There are few among the world’s oenophiles who don’t love a cru wine from Burgundy’s celebrated Côte d’Or. And there are even fewer who can afford them.

Read more October 2019

The Southern Highlands is one of the most beautiful areas in New South Wales, easily reached from Sydney through an easy 120-km ride, buzzing with art galleries, shops, events, beautiful restaurants and…14 wineries as well as a bunch of distil...

Read more October 2019

Yorkshire has given the world the Brontë sisters, Def Leppard, Wensleydale cheese and warm beer but it's little known that this part of northern England is also the birthplace of the founding father of the New Zealand wine industry.

Read more October 2019

Rodolphe Frerejean Taittinger and his brothers were raised in a family of Champagne lovers. They grew up riding their bikes through the vines of Avize in Côte des Blancs - and knew every one of them.

Read more October 2019

As with other South American wine-producing countries, the first plantation of vines in Chile started with the arrival of the conquistadors in the mid-16th century.

Read more August 2019
Three things you need to know about Chianti

This quintessentially Italian variety holds a distinctive appeal for those with a wine collection who are interested in serving up food and cheese pairings to go with their vino. Here are a few things you need to know about this foodie favourite.

Read more April 2019

Greece and Germany are less synonymous as Old World wine countries but their wines certainly make a valuable addition to any wine collection.

Read more March 2019

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