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The world of co-operatives
Wine News

mer. 31 juil. 2019

The world of co-operatives

If you're a small wine producer from a classic region and want to carry on the family tradition but already have a full-time job, one attractive and immensely practical solution is to join the local winemaking co-operative.

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Spirits Communicator shortlist: The Three Drinkers
Spirit News

ven. 26 juil. 2019

Spirits Communicator shortlist: The Three Drinkers

Colin Hampden-White, Aidy Smith and Helena Nicklin are a trio of drinks writers and presenters

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Spirits Communicator shortlist: Ryan Chetiyawardana (Mr Lyan)
Spirit News

jeu. 25 juil. 2019

Spirits Communicator shortlist: Ryan Chetiyawardana (Mr Lyan)

Cocktail bartender Ryan Chetiyawardana, aka Mr Lyan, has been involved in some of the world’s best bars for over 15 years

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Albariño – the perfect summer drink
Wine News

jeu. 25 juil. 2019

Albariño – the perfect summer drink

The very fashionable Albariño has a number of similarities with Pinot Grigio and Sauvignon Blanc: its popularity on retail shelves, its flavour profile, and it’s also great value for money.

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Spirits Communicator shortlist: George Restrepo
Spirit News

mer. 24 juil. 2019

Spirits Communicator shortlist: George Restrepo

George Restrepo is a Columbian publicist, photographer, bartender, and co-founder of the largest Spanish spirits and mixology platform, Coctelería Creativa

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The undervalued red Rioja
Wine News

mer. 24 juil. 2019

The undervalued red Rioja

When talking about ageworthy wines from classic regions, Bordeaux, Rhone, Burgundy and California come to mind, and rightly so. But one wine which always seems to be forgotten is Rioja.

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Spirits Communicator shortlist: Arthur Nägele
Spirit News

mar. 23 juil. 2019

Spirits Communicator shortlist: Arthur Nägele

Swiss spirits educator Arthur Nägele has been working in the industry for 15 years as a judge, presenter and educator

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Touriga Nacional, a great alternative to Cabernet Sauvignon
Wine News

jeu. 18 juil. 2019

Touriga Nacional, a great alternative to Cabernet Sauvignon

The king of Douro, Touriga Nacional, is probably the key ingredient in top Vintage Port, and more recently it’s being used to produce some top-notch table wines.

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Judge profile: Nick Oakley
Wine News

jeu. 18 juil. 2019

Judge profile: Nick Oakley

Nick Oakley is director of Oakley Wine Agencies, a leading specialist in Portuguese and Spanish wine

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Portugal’s underrated whites
Wine News

mer. 17 juil. 2019

Portugal’s underrated whites

When talking about Portuguese wines, a couple of things come to mind: for reds, Port and the big and chunky offerings from the Douro.

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