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First taste: New Henriot Hemera vintage Champagne launched
Wed, 18 Jul 2018

Champagne Henriot has launched a new prestige cuvée, Hemera, starting with the 2005 vintage.

Henriot Hemera
The new Henriot Hemera 2005.

Beginning with the 2005 vintage...

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Trivento: A wind-driven Argentinian torchbearer
Wed, 18 Jul 2018

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Trivento — meaning three winds - operates over 1,600ha of vines spanning ten separate vineyards in some of Mendoza’s most prestigious sub-regions such as Luján de Cuyo and Uco Valley....

Cruz del Alto vineyard

Spanning ten separate vineyards across Mendoza....

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Duckhorn to buy Pinot producer Kosta Browne
Wed, 18 Jul 2018

Napa Valley's Duckhorn has agreed a deal to buy celebrated California Pinot Noir producer Kosta Browne for an undisclosed fee.

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Steam being used in the Kosta Browne winery to help sterilise oak barrels.

Deal would move Kosta Browne out of private equity ownership...

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New luxury hotel opens in Champagne
Tue, 17 Jul 2018

A new luxury hotel in Champagne - the Royal Champagne Hotel and Spa — has opened its doors for the first time this month.

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A view from one of the rooms at the new Royal Champagne Hotel and Spa.

New hotel and spa opens near to Epernay...

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Travel: Fine dining restaurants in The Bahamas
Tue, 17 Jul 2018

Discover the luxury dining scene of The Bahamas, with a backdrop of dazzling white sands, turquoise waves and romantic sunsets...

Gourmet restaurants in a paradise setting...

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Henschke: Latest releases & older vintages
Tue, 17 Jul 2018

See Henschke's latest releases, plus some older surprises

Henschke Hill of Grace Vineyard
Henschke's famed Hill of Grace vineyard.

See Henschke's latest releases plus a few surprises...

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Bruno Paillard ‘won’t re-think’ resignation
Tue, 17 Jul 2018

Bruno Paillard has said that he does not intend to re-think his decision to resign in protest as the head of a commission set up to protect the Champagne name around the world.

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Protected names form a central facet of EU wine law.

News broke last week that Bruno Paillard has quit as president of the Champagne bureau’s ‘appellation protection committee’ after 17 …Continue reading »

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Amazon Prime Day 2018: Champagne, wine and spirits offers to watch
Mon, 16 Jul 2018

We've rounded up some of the more interesting spirits set to go on offer for Amazon Prime Day (16 July), when the online retailer launches discounts for its Prime members.

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Credit: les polders / Alamy

Anyone for a white Port and tonic?...

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Lafite offers wine to France’s World Cup winners
Mon, 16 Jul 2018

Château Lafite Rothschild has offered up bottles of wine to the French national football team, following their triumph in the FIFA World Cup final in Russia.

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France's World Cup winning team offered top Bordeaux wines.

French national team can celebrate in style...

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Jefford on Monday: The fullness of wine
Mon, 16 Jul 2018

 Andrew Jefford meets the Burgundy and Châteauneuf specialist Mounir Saouma...

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The Saouma cellar at Vieux Bouigard near Orange.

Just don't mention 'natural wine'...

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Future wine legends: Decanter 100-point wines
Sun, 15 Jul 2018

We've rounded up a selection of wines awarded the full 100 points by our experts. A few older vintages have already featured in our Wine Legend series, but the rest are all contenders for a future place in Decanter's hall of fame.

rayas, Châteauneuf-du-pape 2016
Rayas shone particularly brightly in 2016, says Matt Walls.

Future contenders for our hall of fame, and a few that have already made it...

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Tackling climate change in Bordeaux
Sun, 15 Jul 2018

Temperatures and unpredictable weather patterns look set to increase in Bordeaux. Elin McCoy reports on the latest research and the measures being taken to address the problem

bordeaux 2017 frost
Fires lit in the vineyards of Bordeaux to prevent frost damage on 27 April 2017.

What is being done?...

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Climate change is biggest risk to World Heritage sites — former UNESCO chief
Fri, 13 Jul 2018

The former head of UNESCO has called on the wine industry to support proposals to create a new index that can measure climate change risk in World Heritage sites, from the slopes of Douro Valley to the vineyards of Burgundy.

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A view across Douro Valley.

Winemakers can help with new index to battle climate change, says ex-UNESCO director-general...

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Gaja Barbaresco crus: Costa Russi & Sorì San Lorenzo verticals
Fri, 13 Jul 2018

Stephen Brook recently visited Gaja's estate in Barbaresco, where he tasted verticals of their Costa Russi and Sorì San Lorenzo crus...

Gaja Barbaresco crus
High inter-row plantings in Gaja's vineyards.

See Stephen Brook's tasting notes & scores from two verticals of Gaja's single vineyard wines...

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English winemakers praise ‘near perfect’ conditions in heatwave
Fri, 13 Jul 2018

Decanter.com spoke to English winemakers about this year’s vintage, following the heatwave across the UK…

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Nyetimber vineyard in Sussex.

We spoke to the winemakers...

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Great value wines for the weekend under £20
Fri, 13 Jul 2018

We bring you a summer selection of Sancerre made for alfresco drinking, including white, red and rosé wines…

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Great value Sancerre wines, perfect for summer drinking…

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Signed bottle of 1966 World Cup Champagne to be auctioned
Fri, 13 Jul 2018

A bottle of the limited edition 1966 World Cup Champagne, signed by eight members of that year's winning England team, is to go on auction next month.

1966 World Cup Champagne
The bottle is signed by some of the winning team.

With eight signatures from the winning team...

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DAWA vice-chair: Sarah Jane Evans MW
Thu, 12 Jul 2018

Sarah Jane Evans MW is a vice-chair at the Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2018.

Sarah Jane Evans MW
Sarah Jane Evans MW

Sarah Jane Evans MW is an award-winning journalist who began writing about wine in the 1980s.

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Comment: ‘Modern humans relish “dangerous” bitter flavours’
Thu, 12 Jul 2018

Andrew Jefford explores the perception of bitter flavours in wine....

Bitter wine
‘Modern humans relish “dangerous” bitter flavours’

The perception of bitter flavours in wine....

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DAWA vice-chair: Li Demei
Thu, 12 Jul 2018

Li Demei is a vice-chair in the Decanter Asia Wine Awards (DAWA) 2018.

Li Demei
Li Demei

Li Demei is a DecanterChina.com columnist and an associate professor of wine tasting and oenology.

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