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  • Shiraz Uncorked: The Australian way
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:35 am

    Shiraz wine is an Australian institution. Since the mid-19th Century, Australian growers have been honing their winemaking craft and turning Shiraz grapes into spectacular wine on a world stage. It’s an established fact that Australia produces some of the finest Shiraz wines in the world. As recently as 2019, Kellermeister’s Wild Witch 2015 Shiraz from The post Shiraz Uncorked: The Australian way appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Raise a glass to SA wine
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:13 am

    South Australia’s 18 wine regions will be celebrated with a year-long campaign designed to encourage visitors to raise a glass, buy local and embrace wine festivals across the state. The “2021 Year of South Australian Wine” campaign – launched today by wine icons Chester Osborne of d’Arenberg, Justine Henschke of Henschke and Kate Laurie of The post Raise a glass to SA wine appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Glou brings wine on tap into the retail world
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:13 am

    One of Melbourne’s newest wine stores has put a unique swing on sustainability, opening a retail store that exclusively sells wine on tap. The Berlin-inspired venue aims to be a pioneering force to change the way the industry sells and consumes wine while bringing a new environmental consciousness to the industry. The post Glou brings wine on tap into the retail world appeared first on Winetitles.

  • 19 Crimes Snoop Cali Red coming to Australia
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:12 am

    Hot off the heels of its successful launch in the US, 19 Crimes’ Snoop Cali Red is officially coming to Australia in mid-2021. The 19 Crimes Snoop Cali Red has become the number one wine innovation of 2020 launched in the US* and exceeded its initial 12 month sales forecast in the first two months The post 19 Crimes Snoop Cali Red coming to Australia appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Popularity of wine continues to grow, research shows
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:12 am

    Wine’s popularity has increased under lockdown in the UK, with the latest data for off-trade showing wine sales were up 10% year-on-year in 2020 and off-trade sparkling wine sales increased by 5%. The YouGov data, published by Wine Drinkers UK (WDUK), shows wine beats beer (25%) and spirits (25%) into second and third place, respectively. The post Popularity of wine continues to grow, research shows appeared first on Winetitles.

  • California bill would allow wineries to fill customers’ personal containers
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:11 am

    The next advance in wine consumption could be in the hands of consumers. Assembly Bill 239, just introduced in the California Legislature, would allow winery tasting room customers to fill personal containers with wine, bringing a bigger focus on wine industry sustainability. The post California bill would allow wineries to fill customers’ personal containers appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Western farm groups urge immigration reform
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:10 am

    Western farm organisations are ubiquitous among a wide swath of agriculture, business and human rights groups urging incoming President Joe Biden and Congress to quickly pass comprehensive immigration reform. The post Western farm groups urge immigration reform appeared first on Winetitles.

  • North Coast wine business will feel effect of the pandemic for some time, expert says
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:09 am

    While the second half of this year is expected to much better for the North Coast wine business as restaurants and tasting rooms reopen with greater vaccine distribution, the coronavirus pandemic is going to have longer-term impacts on the industry than economic and natural disasters in the past three decades, a key industry analyst said The post North Coast wine business will feel effect of the pandemic for some time, expert says appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Selling more wine in an age of wildfires, pandemics
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:09 am

    Was a pandemic-fuelled year of business closures aided by a shorter wine grape supply and other factors nobody could have predicted a year ago? Silicon Valley Bank addresses these in its annual report and a two-part webinar. The post Selling more wine in an age of wildfires, pandemics appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Taiwan’s sparkling wine evolution
    on January 22, 2021 at 12:08 am

    Red wine has long dominated Taiwan’s wine market, buoyed by the brand power of Bordeaux and Burgundy while most white and rosé wines have struggled by comparison. However, the mass market is growing fast, driven by Prosecco and Cava, while Champagne still dominates the high end. The post Taiwan’s sparkling wine evolution appeared first on Winetitles.