Australia’s major scientific body has spent decades working on grape crosses, searching for a uniquely Australian taste. Jeni Port has the story.
Lugana, a fresh white wine from the Lake Garda region, has become popular thanks to wine tourism. Elisabetta Tosi charts its rise.
Our Breakthrough Brands series looks at the brands that changed wine, whether they launched a new category, overturned an old one, or became a consumer staple.
How much does the name of something matter? According to new research, it matters a great deal. Robert Joseph explains.
Which brands have shaped the wine trade? Which ones have lasted, while all their peers fell away? Which wines have created entire new markets? First up: Black Tower.
Gastronomy tourism is booming worldwide and wine regions are scrambling for their share. Adam Lechmere looks at how Portugal is beating the competition.
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New World wines come up trumps // Australia the most successful overseas contender // Casella Family Brands and Delicato Family Vineyards nominated the most successful producers
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