German wine exports slid by 15.2% in 2012 compared to 2011, continuing a declining trend from the previous year, according to statistics released by the German Wine Institute.
Brazilian winery Lidio Carraro has beaten off competition from larger rivals to be the official wines supplier for the FIFA 2014 World Cup, to be held in Brazil.
Competition for wines being sold off by the UK Government, including bottles of Latour 1961, has been described as 'intense' by Christie's.
Global Cava exports hit record levels in 2012, although the domestic market has contracted further since 2011.
Francis Ford Coppola Winery in Sonoma announced last Monday that it has purchased Geyser Peak Winery in Geyserville.
'Brittle' and 'lots of make-up' were two of the comments from critics as London had its first look at the 2012 vintage from Bordeauxâs Right Bank properties.
Burgundy's Domaine de la Romanee-Conti has released its 2010 vintage â" a year which owner Aubert de Villaine described as 'Homeric'.
Mark Driver, owner of Englandâs largest single-vineyard wine estate, intends to export at least 50% of his production when the estate is at its capacity of 1m bottles.
A âmodestâ Champagne worker who chanced upon a US$1m collection of gold coins stands to pocket half the proceeds when the treasure is auctioned later this year.
A 400-year-old Bordeaux property has applied for the creation of a single-vineyard appellation â" the first of its kind in Bordeaux.
UK retailer Majestic Wine could be set to abandon its foray into television advertising, focusing instead on new store openings and forging closer relationships with its customers.
Burgundy 2011 is seductive, the best whites âpure and willowyâ, the reds lively and charming, Jeannie Cho Lee MW says in her summing up of the vintage for Decanter.
Ornellaia, Dom Perignon and Chateau dâYquem, direct from their cellars, are the highlights of Sothebyâs first New York auction of 2013.
Michael Symington CBE, who led his familyâs Port business after the Second World War and helped lay the foundations for its future expansion and success, has died aged 87.