Wine Business International

Wine tasters are well known for creating elaborate descriptions about wine. But tasters in other areas of the beverage industry are expected to identify the specific molecules that create particular characters. A new product could bring wine into line with other industries, finds Felicity Carter.

31. July 2015 - 11:00

EU wine sales to Russia dropped dramatically in the first six months of this year because of the devaluation of the ruble, and the subsequent decline of local purchasing power. By Eugene Gerden.

30. July 2015 - 10:15

Impressive growth in the demand for cider in the global markets has put it squarely back on the beverage alcohol map, attracting a younger, more affluent consumer, says the Rabobank Wine Quarterly. Read more.

30. July 2015 - 10:15

French, Italian and Spanish wines continued to perform well on the export market, as the global thirst for wine remains seemingly unquenched. Figures released this week by Dutch agri-bank Rabobank showed that while volumes for 

28. July 2015 - 14:30

Professor Dr. Monika Christmann became the new president of the Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) on 10 July 2015, after she was during the 38th World Congress of Vine and Wine in Mainz. She spoke about her new role to Felicity Carter.

28. July 2015 - 10:30

Wine tasters are well known for creating elaborate descriptions about wine. But tasters in other areas of the beverage industry are expected to identify the specific molecules that create particular characters. A new product could bring wine into line with other industries, finds Felicity Carter.

27. July 2015 - 14:15

William Sitwell's abhorrence of any bottles costing less than £12 is causing him ever more financial and social embarrassment - he reports from the UK summer on the trouble with being a wine snob. Read more.

Madeline Puckette, Wine Folly
27. July 2015 - 11:00

The wine trade is missing an opportunity by not speaking to digital natives in their own language, says the founder of Wine Folly. She explains the art of wine analogy to Felicity Carter.

26. July 2015 - 15:45

After three years of declines, the wine market finally has something to cheer about as prices rose in the first half of 2015 -- albeit at a modest pace. Read more.

24. July 2015 - 14:30

Researchers from the University of South Australia have spent more than two years working to translate wine tasting notes for consumers unfamiliar with many western flavours. Read more.

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