Wine Business International

Alice Feiring is not just a writer and passionate advocate for natural wines. She’s also controversial, as Felicity Carter discovers.

18. November 2006 - 12:00

by Charles Metcalfe

Silence has fallen since last weekend s Sunday Telegraph s article suggesting a merrier Christmas than ever . The article predicted a European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling on November 23 that would sweep away all import taxes on alcohol and cigarettes .

18. November 2006 - 12:00

by Michèle Shah

On November the 14th, the Italian Minister for Agriculture Paolo de Castro signed a decree which bans wood chips in all of Italy DOC's and DOCG's, "so as to protect the high quality of our products." According to de Castro, there is no need for wood chips: "Italian wine exports have increased by 500 million Euros over the past 5 year, without them - and there are other ways to improve the competitiveness of the sector without altering the product."

17. November 2006 - 12:00

by Michael Fridjhon

17. November 2006 - 12:00

by Bernard Burtschy and Hervé Lalau

16. November 2006 - 12:00

by Robert Joseph and Hervé Lalau

16. November 2006 - 12:00

by Jenny Tan

15. November 2006 - 12:00

by Hervé Lalau

15. November 2006 - 12:00

By Victor de la Serna

15. November 2006 - 12:00

by Othmar Stäheli

14. November 2006 - 12:00

by Hervé Lalau and Subhash Arora

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