Driving through Napier, a roadside billboard sported a glass of Tui beer alongside the slogan 'Pinot Nah'...90% of vines planted in the Gimblett Gravels district are red varieties. Getting to grips with the 2016 vintage... The post Gimblett Gravels 2016: Vintage snapshot appeared first on Decanter.
Can coeliacs drink Champagne and sparkling wines? Is Champagne gluten free? – Ask Decanter Kat, by email, asks: I have coeliac disease and I’m wondering if I can safely drink sparkling wines? Norma McGough, director of policy, research & campaigns at Coeliac UK, replies: Wine, sparkling wine and Champagne are all gluten free – despite autolytic flavour d […]
Decanter's Tastings team pick out the wines to hunt down...Showcasing the diversity of South Africa, our top picks include Cabernet, Syrah, Pinotage and more... The best reds from South Africa for your cellar... The post Top South African red wines to try appeared first on Decanter.
Burgundy continued to dominate the fine wine auction scene in 2018, accounting for 42 out of the 50 most expensive bottles sold by online auctioneer iDealwine during the year. DRC accounted for more than half of the Burgundy bottles on the top 50 list Plus an increase for Rhône... The post Burgundy dominates most expensive iDealwine auctions 2018 appeared fi […]
Will the quality and complexity of California Pinot Noir ever match that of Burgundy? Matthew Luczy, wine director at Mélisse Restaurant in Santa Monica, argues that Cobb's Pinot Noirs have an identity all of their own... Ross Cobb admires the lineup of Pinot Noirs. A unique expression... The post Cobb Wines: Playing the ‘Pinot Noir long-game’ appeared […]
Promotional feature It's one of the best-known names in Rioja, but here are five things that might surprise you about Campo Viejo Promotional feature. Five things that might surprise you about Campo Viejo... The post Five things to know about Campo Viejo appeared first on Decanter.
The first edition of the World Restaurant awards took place on 18 February 2019 in Paris. Mugaritz, in San Sebastián, won the 'Forward Drinker' award See the winners.... The post Winners at the inaugural World Restaurant awards appeared first on Decanter.
The art of winemaking; sharing experiences of culture and lifeAltos de Corral vineyard, La Rioja Promotional feature. The art of winemaking; sharing experiences of culture and life... The post Bodegas Corral: At the heart of the Camino de Santiago appeared first on Decanter.
One of Italy's greatest - and more controversial - fine wine producers, Gianfranco Soldera, has died at the age of 82. Gianfranco Soldera Has died at the age of 82... The post Montalcino winemaker Gianfranco Soldera dies appeared first on Decanter.