year : 2017 29 results

Margareth Henriquez doubles: after Champagne Krug is the new president of The Moët Hennessy Wine Division

Margareth Henriquez, current President of the prestigious Maison de Champagne Krug since 2009 and creator of the successes of recent years, has also been nominated President of The Moët Hennessy Wine Division, replacing Jean-Guillaume Prats, who has decided to devote herself to new interests outside the Moët Hennessy world. Margareth Henriquez will play the new role alongside her current position as President of Krug. Margareth Henriquez joined Moët Hennessy in 2001 as CEO of Bodegas ...

“Wines of Great Britain-WineGB” is the new industry body name for all English and Welsh wine producers

The national body for the English and Welsh wine industry has announced that with immediate effect its official name is WINES OF GREAT BRITAIN LIMITED.  It will use the shortened name ‘WINEGB’ in all its outward-facing communications, including the website, which will be launched in January 2018 as wineGB.co.uk. Wines of Great Britain follows the formal merger on 1st September of the two industry bodies: United Kingdom Vineyards Association (UKVA) and English Wine Producers (EWP). The ...

International Challenge Euposia: all the winners of the Edition # 10

It goes on the Côte des Blancs, Grand Cru of Oger, Champagne, the title of "World Champion" of the tenth edition of the International Challenge Euposia, the only one in the world reserved only for sparkling wines produced with the classic method of bottle refermentation, which it takes place according to the rules of the Grand Jury Européen. Confirmed the awards for sparkling wines produced with native grapes, for the first time the prize also awarded the Biological and biodynamic category. ...

Masi Campofiorin, a gourmet recipe book (available online) to celebrate Masi’s super food-friendly Red

Aces high in the kitchen for the Fiftieth Anniversary of Masi’s Campofiorin Masi (#Campofiorin50) as the celebratory 2014 vintage is released. Famous for its Amarone and based in Valpolicella, Masi has collected together 50 entirely new recipes from four food bloggers to celebrate the golden wedding of this prototype branded wine which has conquered the tables of four continents and international tastebuds in its five decades of life. The recipe book that is inspired by this iconic Veronese ...

Masi Campofiorin: more than 300 million people in the world have enjoyed this wine over its 5 decades of existence

As iconic as a fashion item, red like Italy’s leading brands, from clothes to cars, and an ambassador of Italian style in the world. This is Masi’s Campofiorin, (#Campofiorin50), which with the 2014 vintage now out on the market, celebrates its fiftieth year with a special label on the 75cl bottle format and a serigraphed presentation on the 1.5 litre size in a limited edition of 1964 bottles (as the year of its birth), plus a new advertising campaign designed by the international McCann ...

Barbaresco DOCG Basarin e Campo Quadro: Punset si conferma leader nel bio

Debutto scaligero per il Barbaresco Docg Basarin,  annate 2011 e 2012, e per il Barbaresco Docg Campo Quadro, annate 2010 e 2011, di Punset, la storica cantina produttrice di vino biologico guidata da Marina Marcarino. Una scelta controcorrente, quella di Marina, che divergendo dal disciplinare di produzione che permetterebbe di mettere nel mercato Barbaresco d’annata, sceglie invece un affinamento prolungato che consente al vino di raggiugere la sua massima complessità ed eleganza. ...

Boutique Australian wineries take less trodden path to Verona

Six small Australian wine companies are banding together to showcase their offerings at one of the world’s biggest wine industry events next week. More than 150,000 people are expected at Vinitaly – Europe’s largest wine event – in Verona from April 9-12, which attracts commercial buyers from the world’s largest customer bases including Europe, Asia and North America. South Australian wine marketing company Winestate Publishing will lead the group to the event where it will be one of ...

El Cava supera los 245 millones de botellas en 2016

El Cava supera los 245 millones de botellas en 2016 . En la última década de 2007-2016 el cava ha crecido 20 millones de botellas y consolida su presencia en más de 130 países.  Un año más, cabe destacar la continuada mejora en la exportación gracias a la buena evolución de los países terceros que, con un crecimiento de 4 millones de botellas, absorbe la caída de mercado europeo (2 millones) y del mercado interior (700.000 botellas). En la última década, el conjunto de los ...

New record for Prowein 2017: 58.500 professional visitors from 130 countries

Once again this year ProWein impressively proved it is the world’s most important business platform for the international wine and spirits sector. Over 6,500 exhibitors from more than 60 nations – more than ever before – were presented at ProWein in Düsseldorf from 19 to 21 March. Half the exhibitors came from Italy (1,600) and France (1,500), followed by Germany (1,000), the New World (600), Austria, Spain and Portugal. In focus were the new wines from all relevant winegrowing regions ...

Ferrari Trentodoc Riserva Perlé Bianco 2006: the new, great, SW of Italy

Higher and higher the quality of the Italian classic method sparkling wines: staring the new level  were cousins Lunelli - Marcello, Matteo, Camilla and Alessandro - who represent today  the third generation holding the fate of the brand Cantine Ferrari. The new benchmark for all the SW is the new Trentodoc Reserve Perlè Bianco 2006, the newest member of the successful Perlé line, what is the middle of the maison’s quality pyramid,  made only with the grapes grown in the family ...