Police are hunting a gang of intruders after a multi-millionaire former California winery owner was found dead in his luxury mansion in Silicon Valley.
The client database of Vinance plc, which went into administration last month, has been bought by Albany Vintners.
Vandals have destroyed thousands of litres of ageing Brunello in the cellars of cult producer Gianfranco Soldera.
The French are drinking less wine on a regular basis than ever before, a new survey has found.
The Bordeaux government is launching a new initiative to match young winemakers looking to buy their first estate with properties owned by older winemakers approaching retirement.
Accolade Wines is searching for a new CEO after announcing the abrupt exit of Troy Christensen.
Napa County's wine industry accounts for one out of every three dollars spent on wine in the US, and may be worth more than US$50bn to the US economy, a comprehensive new report says.
As reported on Decanter.com in September 2012, Saint Emilion's Chateau Bellefont-Belcier has now confirmed its sale to a Chinese industrialist, bringing the total of Bordeaux vineland sold to Chinese investors to 440 hectares this year alone.
Scotlandâs plans to introduce minimum pricing for alcohol are in tatters after opposition politicians defeated the proposal at the committee stage.
Sothebyâs has gone into the retail wine business in New York City.
The government is unlikely to force the alcohol industry to put health warnings on its wine labels, an industry conference heard last week.
The first red grapes for the 2010 harvest rolled in on Sunday as Saint Emilion held its annual Ban des Vendanges, with bullish vintners talking up a 'small but very good' vintage.
A major international wine event is set to go ahead as planned in Christchurch, New Zealand, this autumn, despite the earthquake which hit the city recently.
Picking has begun in the vineyards of Champagne amid âpromisingâ conditions, with production set to top last yearâs figure as sales around the world continue to recover.