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Top Margaret River wines from recent vintages

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 08:00:15 +0000

Peter Forrestal considers what makes this region of Western Australia so highly regarded, and recommends great wines for the cellar and for drinking, including Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Semillon-Sauvignon Blanc and even a Tempranillo.

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From Cabernet and Chardonnay to Tempranillo...

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在展会亲自递交葡萄酒样品 DAWA

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:06:45 +0000

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香港Vinexpo(2018 年 5 月 29-31 日)Decanter 展台 您可以将 DAWA 参赛葡萄酒样品(每款4瓶)亲自递交到香港 Vinexpo 的 Decanter 展台(LEVEL 1 • E27)。 Decanter 展台: LEVEL …Continue reading »

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Great white wines for summer

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:11:46 +0000

From quality Pinot Grigio to Spanish Txakoli, pick a wine rated by our experts and get it chilling...

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Find a great white wine to enjoy in the sun.

Get these wines chilling...

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Harrods opens lavish fine wine and spirits rooms

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:37:03 +0000

London luxury department store Harrods has opened its fine wine and spirits rooms, which include interactive features such as an 'aroma table' and were reportedly a 'multi-million pound' investment for the retailer.

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The Fine Wines room includes an 'aromas table'.

With interactive experiences...

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Extreme weather becoming the new normal – study

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:45:11 +0000

Extreme weather across many wine regions in 2017 may be more than a blip, according to fresh data from one of Europe's leading science agencies that says wildfires, droughts and flooding are becoming more common globally due to man-made climate change.

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Frost in Champagne

According to fresh data from one of Europe's leading science agencies...

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Best rosé wines for summer

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:04:06 +0000

Make the most of the summer sunshine with one of these top rosés, tasted by our experts.

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Enjoy a rosé this summer.

Make the most of the sunshine...

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Anson: Tasting note dilemmas

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:14:42 +0000

Jane Anson considers the mechanics of putting together a tasting note, and what factors she believes are worth considering.

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I’ve been thinking a lot about wine notes recently. Bear in mind that this is the period when I am …Continue reading »

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Petrus to launch counter-appeal against name ruling

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:16:43 +0000

Château Petrus has confirmed that it will file a counter-appeal against a court ruling allowing a Côtes de Bordeaux wine to carry the name Petrus on its label.

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Few wines can match the acclaim, and auction prices, achieved by Pomerol's Château Petrus.

Pomerol estate to appeal after seeing previous win overturned...

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What are tannins? – ask Decanter

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 13:55:34 +0000

What are tasters referring to when they assess tannins? And why are they important?

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What are tannins in wine?

What are tasters referring to when the assess tannins? And why are they important?

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Mas de Daumas Gassac red wines: Recent vintages tasted

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 13:04:29 +0000

See fresh tasting notes and ratings on the flagship red wine of this Languedoc 'grand cru' from 2010 to 2016, plus a barrel sample of the 2017 vintage, written by Andrew Jefford and available exclusively to Premium members.

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A view across Mas de Daumas Gassac vineyards.

From 2010 to 2016 inclusive, plus a 2017 barrel sample...

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Best wines for a barbecue

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:00:32 +0000

They can match a multitude of foods, are easy to find, in-expensive, can be chilled yet with enough punch to push through any food that has been above the coals for a length of time. Decanter.com looks at the best wines for a summer barbecue.

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We've got your barbecue wine needs sorted...

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Soave wine pioneer Leonildo ‘Nino’ Pieropan dies

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:55:24 +0000

Tributes have been paid to Leonildo 'Nino' Pieropan, a pioneer of Soave wine quality in Italy and widely respected winemaker, who has died aged 71.

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All of Pieropan's 46ha of vineyards were certified organic in 2015

Tributes have been paid to Leonildo 'Nino' Pieropan...

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Hidden Italy: Six Calabria wine producers to know

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:25:54 +0000

Calabria is one of southern Italy's most exciting wine regions for indigenous grape varieties, says Walter Speller, who picks several wine producers to know about.

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Ferrocinto vineyards

These producers first appeared in the regional profile of Calabria in the May 2018 issue of Decanter. Decanter Premium subscribers …Continue reading »

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Tasting Conti Costanti: Eight vintages compared

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:11:10 +0000

Michaela Morris tastes Conti Costanti at the Colle a Matrichese estate, including a 'captivating' 1975 vintage and a piece of history from 1967...

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The Costanti vineyards

Including a 'captivating' 1975...

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Hedonism restaurant opening with chef Ollie Dabbous

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:40:08 +0000

The opening of Hide in Mayfair will herald the arrival one of the biggest restaurant wine lists in London...

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Hide in Mayfair.

One of the biggest restaurant wine lists in London...

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Jefford on Monday: The liquid novel – white Mas de Daumas Gassac

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 08:53:48 +0000

Andrew Jefford tastes his way through a historic vertical.

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A landmark tasting of Daumas Gassac white wines.

Andrew Jefford tastes his way through a historic vertical...

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Laurent-Perrier Grand Siècle Reserve – Tasting the three vintage blends

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:00:39 +0000

Christelle Guibert visits Laurent-Perrier's Grand Siècle Reserve cellar to taste their latest releases.

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Stepping into Laurent-Perrier’s Grand Siècle Reserve cellar you would be forgiven for thinking you’d wandered onto the set of the …Continue reading »

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Ten of the best restaurants in Barcelona for wine lovers

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 08:00:04 +0000

When it comes to eating out, Barcelona puts on a spectacular show, directed by a new wave chefs who are pushing the bounds of Catalan cuisine. See our guide to the city’s top restaurants, chosen by local wine producers…

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Uncover Barcelona's hidden tapas gems and avant-garde Catalan cuisine... Credit: Michael Abid / Alamy

Venture into Barcelona’s spectacular show of Catalan cuisine…

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直接寄送至 Decanter 仓库 DAWA

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 22:18:11 +0000

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直接寄送至 Decanter 仓库 请在 2018 年 6 月 25 日至 8 月 3 日将您的参赛葡萄酒样品(每款 4 瓶)寄送至以下地址: Decanter Asia Wine Awards …Continue reading »

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The fortified wine quiz – Test your knowledge

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:55:13 +0000

Fortification allows wines to travel, keep and age for decades, sometimes centuries, but how much do you know about the different styles in this category? Test your knowledge with our fortified wine quiz....

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Barrels of Tawny Port

Start the fortified wine quiz below More wine quizzes here How much of a fortified wine is spirit – ask …Continue reading »

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