Drinks international catches up with the founder of The Emissary Prosecco, Ed Smith, to find out whether talk of a Rosé Prosecco shortage is cause for concern.

New Zealand Wine Growers has announced that its Pinot Noir NZ 2021 three-day celebration is to be held, or the first time. in Christchurch, on South Island.

Nearly $500,000 was raised at the Pinot Noir Barrel Auction, a trade-only showcase of rare wines hosted by the Willamette Valley Wineries Association (WVWA).

Two Paddocks, the New Zealand wine producer owned by actor, Sam Neill, has bought a fourth vineyard, this one in Bannockburn.

Constellation Brands has completed the acquisition of the Mark West wine brand from Purple Wine Company for approximately US$160 million.

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One of South Africa’s best and certainly most controversial winemakers, André van Rensburg, was in London yesterday for the unveiling of his new wine, DNA.

New Zealand Winegrowers has announced the dates and details of its Pinot Noir conference, 2013

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Lanson International has launched Lanson Extra Age Rosé to global markets.

Growers, cooperatives and houses in Champagne have offered ambivalent first appraisals of the 2011 vintage, following what has been described as the appellation’s “earliest ever harvest”.

Jeff Clarke has been appointed chief winemaker at Marlborough’s Ara Wines.

Pinot Noir named best NZ wine

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A Pinot Noir from the Central Otago region has been named Champion Wine at the Air New Zealand Wine Awards.

Treasury Wine Estates brand Coldstream Hills has completed a $5m upgrade of its winemaking facilities

Australian wine brand Wolf Blass is to launch a sparkling rosé wine at the London International Wine Fair.

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