International

The Primum Familiae Vini, composed of twelve historic European wine producers, have nominated five companies from a diverse range of countries to a shortlist for the €100,000 ‘Family is Sustainability’ Prize. Matthieu Perrin, PFV President, said: ‘We in the PFV believe that...
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Wine investment firm Oeno has appointed Almudena Alberca MW, Spain’s first female Master of Wine, as its brand ambassador for Spain.
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Leading Spanish winery Vega Sicilia has announced a new trade distribution partnership in the UK with Berkmann Wine Cellars with immediate effect.
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David and Victoria Beckham have been give the green light to build a sprawling wine cellar within their Oxfordshire home with the capacity to store over 7,000 bottles of wine.
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Benjamin de Rothschild, the scion of the Edmond de Rothschild banking legacy and wine estates around the world, has died of a suspected heart attack aged 57.
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The wine collection of Michel-Jack Chasseuil, described (by its owner) as “the most prestigious cellar in the world”, is to be put on display for the public to view – for a €500 entry fee.
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French wine returns from space.

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Twelve bottles of Bordeaux wine and 320 Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon vine canes are among the cargo that is returning to Earth this week on board the SpaceX Dragon.
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 Marimar Estate La Masia Chardonnay 2017, a flagship wine from Marimar Torres's California winery, received the highest distinction at the Global Chardonnay Masters 2020, a competition organized by the prestigious magazine The Drinks Business. Scoring 95 points out of 100, the...
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Moët & Chandon has lost a flock of 14 sheep in a bizarre raid on its experimental eco-vineyard right at the start of the new year.
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Pop star Kylie Minogue has gained a Gold medal for her first Australian wine – a Chardonnay from Margaret River.
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