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  • Uncovering the pathway to wine’s acidity
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:29 am

    University of Adelaide wine researchers said their latest discovery may one day lead to winemakers being able to manipulate the acidity of wines without the costly addition of tartaric acid. The team of researchers has uncovered a key step in the synthesis of natural tartaric acid in wine grapes – identifying and determining the structure […] The post Uncovering the pathway to wine’s acidity appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Halliday wine companion unveils exclusive member rating system
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:28 am

    Halliday Wine Companion’s official member rating system has arrived, giving wine consumers the opportunity to review their favourite wines and write their own tasting notes. Wine enthusiasts will be able to select the wine they wish to review and rate it using the iconic 100-points system created by James Halliday. Users can then choose to […] The post Halliday wine companion unveils exclusive member rating system appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Killiecrankie and Black Wallaby wines impress judges at the Daylesford Wine Show
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:27 am

    At the recent Daylesford Wine Show, Killiecrankie Wines and Black Wallaby Wines impressed by taking home trophies for best wine in the category awards. In the competitive Best Red Wine aged 6 years or more field, Killiecrankie Wines won the trophy for their 2013 Killiecrankie Shiraz. John Monteath – Killiecrankie Wines They also picked up […] The post Killiecrankie and Black Wallaby wines impress judges at the Daylesford Wine Show appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Australian wineries vie for top honours at Australian Small Winemakers Show
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:20 am

    National trophies recognising the skill and excellence of small wine producers have been awarded at the 2019 Australian Small Winemakers Show. In a tussle between states, wineries in South Australia (SA) and Western Australia (WA) each secured three trophies. Leading the charge with the trophy for Champion Small Winery of Show was Mandoon Estate, Swan […] The post Australian wineries vie for top honours at Australian Small Winemakers Show appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction gifts $241,100 to Cranford Hospice
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:19 am

    Guests of the Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction gathered to witness the presentation of a $241,100 cheque to Cranford Hospice that was raised at the 28th incarnation of the event. Project manager Elisha Milmine said, “The event was to celebrate the successes of 2019, we are thrilled with this year’s auction result and, through the generosity […] The post Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction gifts $241,100 to Cranford Hospice appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Vinexpo Paris ‘will go head-to-head’ with ProWein
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:12 am

    Vinexpo Paris aims to compete head-on with ProWein as the world’s most important wine trade fair. Rodolphe Lameyse, Vinexpo’s new CEO, is confident that Vinexpo Paris will give ProWein serious competition. The post Vinexpo Paris ‘will go head-to-head’ with ProWein appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Chemical winefare: pesticides in wine
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:11 am

    Photo: imbibe ­­­- ­­­­­In March of this year, the Bordeaux High Court acknowledged that Sylvie Berger’s Parkinson’s disease was work-related and held Medoc’s Château Vernous, her employer since 2003, responsible. The post Chemical winefare: pesticides in wine appeared first on Winetitles.

  • UK trader banned from selling mulled wine
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:10 am

    Local authorities in Wakefield have refused to grant a temporary licence to serve mulled wine at a Christmas event, due to the risk of anti-social behaviour, even though its ABV is below 3 per cent. The post UK trader banned from selling mulled wine appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Azerbaijani wine production to see increase by 2024
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:10 am

    The Azerbaijan government predicts a 56.4 per cent increase to the nation’s wine production by 2024, boosting the profitability and export potential of this sector. The post Azerbaijani wine production to see increase by 2024 appeared first on Winetitles.

  • Washington closes in on six new AVAs as wineries pass 1,000 mark
    on November 20, 2019 at 12:09 am

    Washington State has edged closer to its aim of adding six new AVAs to its current roster of 14 as this Pacific North West producer continues on its fast growth trajectory. The post Washington closes in on six new AVAs as wineries pass 1,000 mark appeared first on Winetitles.