Wine

Raise a Glass to Sauv Blanc Day

Today wine drinkers around the world will raise a glass to sauvignon blanc in celebration of the popular varietal. In recognition of its unprecedented growth over recent years and to honour the grape, Sauv Blanc Day encourages everyone to celebrate their love of SB and encourage others to crack open a bottle and try a … Continued

April 24, 2015

Devil’s Lair Announces The Release of The First 9th Chamber Cabernet Sauvignon

Devil’s Lair has announced its new releases for 2015, including the first release of a 9th Chamber Cabernet Sauvignon. The Sauvignon is a noteworthy milestone for the Devil’s Lair team and joins the 2011 Devil’s Lair 9th Chamber Cabernet Sauvignon; 2012 Devil’s Lair Margaret River Cabernet Sauvignon; 2013 Dance with the Devil Cabernet Sauvignon; and … Continued

April 22, 2015

Research Study Finds International Trade and Consumers Value Australian Wine

Early results released from a University of Adelaide-led research project have revealed overseas wine trade and consumers hold very positive feelings about Australians and Australian wine. When trade and consumer focus groups in the United States, United Kingdom, China, Korea, Indonesia, Vietnam and India were asked what they think about Australians and Australian wine they responded with descriptions … Continued

April 22, 2015

Barons of the Barossa Welcome Penfolds Chief Winemaker as Newest Inductee

Penfolds Chief Winemaker, Peter Gago has been inducted as the newest Baron of the Barossa. Mr. Gago was named Baron of the Barossa at a ceremonial dinner held in the region last Thursday evening (April 16). Founded in 1975, the Barons of the Barossa are a wine fraternity who support Barossa wine, viticulture, gastronomy, heritage … Continued

April 20, 2015

Accolade Wines Appoints General Manager for Grant Burge

Accolade Wines has appointed Jeff Bond as General Manager of Grant Burge Wines. Most recently CEO of Peter Lehmann Wines, Jeff was appointed for his large experience in the wine and international drinks industry and in marketing. Jeff said he was honoured to be able to continue Grant Burge’s story on in the Barossa. “I … Continued

April 20, 2015

Tony Dwyer Joins L’Atelier Wines as National Sales Manager

L’Atelier Wines has announced Tony Dwyer as its new Sydney based National Sales Manager. The former Bacardi Lion employee will be responsible for the company’s next phase of growth, following its recent expansion across the Eastern Seaboard. Dwyer joins from his former employment at Bacardi Lion, where he was responsible for Key Accounts. Dwyer also … Continued

April 20, 2015

Celebrate Malbec World Day Today

Today, April 17, cities and nations across the globe will raise their glass to malbec – the world’s most popular varietal, as part of Malbec World Day (MWD) celebrations. MWD is an initiative run by Wines of Argentina, used to promote the varietal’s existence on the international wine stage and pay homage to malbec’s popularity. … Continued

April 17, 2015