Wine news (Decanter)

  • Port 2016: Vintage report and top releases October 15, 2018
    In 2016, quantities were small, but the best wines are balanced and look set to age for decades, says Richard Mayson, who has picked 25 of the best 2016 Port releases.Port 2016 vintage report. Find out which Port wines made the cut... The post Port 2016: Vintage report and top releases appeared first on Decanter.
    Richard Mayson
  • 1945 Romanée Conti sets new record at wine auction October 15, 2018
    The world record for the most expensive bottle of wine sold at auction was smashed twice on Saturday when two bottles of 1945 Romanée Conti fetched US$558,000 and US$496,000 respectively.The 1945 DRC set new records for wine at auction. New records set... The post 1945 Romanée Conti sets new record at wine auction appeared first […]
    Richard Woodard
  • The best Asda wines this winter October 15, 2018
    Here are our top picks for winter 2018 from the UK supermarket's range, all reviewed by Decanter's expert tasting team... Top picks from our tasting team... The post The best Asda wines this winter appeared first on Decanter.
    Tastings Team
  • Tommasi launches new De Buris luxury wine brand October 15, 2018
    Italian wine producer Tommasi revealed De Buris on Friday (12th October) - their new luxury wine brand and hospitality project. The De Buris villa, currently being restored. A new luxury wine brand and hospitality project.... The post Tommasi launches new De Buris luxury wine brand appeared first on Decanter.
    Ilkka Sirén
  • Jefford on Monday: Blue moon on the left bank October 15, 2018
    Andrew Jefford tucks into the tasting of a lifetime. Twice...Château Margaux Andrew Jefford tucks into the tasting of a lifetime.... The post Jefford on Monday: Blue moon on the left bank appeared first on Decanter.
    Andrew Jefford
  • Top Napa Cabernet wines for the cellar October 14, 2018
    See new tasting notes and ratings on a selection of the most coveted Cabernet Sauvignon wines from Napa Valley, tasted by Master Sommelier Ronan Sayburn. A selection of must-have wines for Napa Cab lovers… The post Top Napa Cabernet wines for the cellar appeared first on Decanter.
    Tastings Team
  • Paso Robles vineyards & wineries to visit October 14, 2018
    From pretty hillside vineyards to cutting edge wineries - Julie Albin shares where to visit in Paso Robles...J Lohr Vineyards and Wines. Where to visit... The post Paso Robles vineyards & wineries to visit appeared first on Decanter.
    Decanter Staff
  • Paso Robles restaurants, bars and shops October 13, 2018
    The region is busting with wineries, restaurants, boutique hotels and winery guesthouses. Julie Albin picks top restaurants, bars and shops to visit...Thomas Hill Organics. Where to eat, drink and shop... The post Paso Robles restaurants, bars and shops appeared first on Decanter.
    Decanter Staff
  • Te Mata Coleraine: Top wines from 1982 to 2016 October 13, 2018
    Bob Campbell MW was one of the lucky few to attend a 32-vintage tasting of Coleraine recently - twice! Read his report below, including ratings and tasting notes on his top 15 vintages of this New Zealand pioneer...Te Mata Coleraine set a new standard in New Zealand. Fifteen of the best from a 32-vintage vertical […]
    Bob Campbell MW
  • First taste: Bruno Paillard launches Dosage: Zero October 13, 2018
    Independent family Champagne house Bruno Paillard, known for exclusively producing extra brut cuvées, has broken with tradition to launch a zero dosage style. Below, Premium subscribers can read an interview with Paillard about the new wine, as well as a full tasting note. The new Bruno Paillard Dosage : Zero. How it tastes and why […]
    Julie Sheppard