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Assyrtiko, an alternative to Chablis
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Thu 27 Jun 2019

Assyrtiko, an alternative to Chablis

Clean, pure styles of wine with steely minerality are very much in vogue, and classic wines such as Chablis have certainly benefitted.

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Perfect picnic wines
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Wed 26 Jun 2019

Perfect picnic wines

As the summer holiday season kicks off all over Europe and the weather warms up, the opportunity to dine al fresco is difficult to pass up.

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The other side of Prosecco
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Thu 20 Jun 2019

The other side of Prosecco

The nation seems to be obsessed with Prosecco, the Italian sparkling made in Veneto from the Glera grape variety, better known by most people as the Prosecco grape.

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Provence, rosé's spiritual home
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Wed 19 Jun 2019

Provence, rosé's spiritual home

What could be more appropriate than celebrating the longest day of the year and the start of the British summer than with a spotlight on rosé's home: Provence

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Judge profile: Michelle Cherutti-Kowal MW
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Wed 19 Jun 2019

Judge profile: Michelle Cherutti-Kowal MW

Michelle Cherutti-Kowal MW is a consultant wine lecturer, writer and presenter, specialising in Italy, France, South Africa and North and South America

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Champagne leads French wine results with 18 Gold medals
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Tue 18 Jun 2019

Champagne leads French wine results with 18 Gold medals

The IWSC’s French wine results have been announced today, with a raft of Gold medals awarded to producers throughout the country

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Gold medals awarded to a diverse variety of Italian wines
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Tue 18 Jun 2019

Gold medals awarded to a diverse variety of Italian wines

Italy remains one of the most consistently exciting wine countries, with this year’s winners spread throughout the country

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How Cabernet Franc is making a name in Canada
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Thu 13 Jun 2019

How Cabernet Franc is making a name in Canada

Cabernet Franc may be one of the most underrated grape varieties of France, if not the world - but it's started spreading its wings in Canada

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Discover Canada’s great diversity
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Tue 11 Jun 2019

Discover Canada’s great diversity

IWSC wine director Christelle Guibert selects some of the very best Canadian winners from a diverse range of grape varieties

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Experience the unknown: Eastern Europe’s indigenous varieties
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Thu 6 Jun 2019

Experience the unknown: Eastern Europe’s indigenous varieties

Last month, our experts were presented with a vast range of indigenous varieties - and it revealed some hidden treasures

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