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The Week in Wine - 24 February 2021

The Week in Wine - 24 February 2021

February 24, 2021

Counterfeit Yellow Tail found in the UK - Wine merchants increase sales in 2020 - Napa Valley Library Auction raises nearly $1m - Wine of the Week: 2011 Malvasia from Colares in Portugal

The Week in Wine - 17 February 2021

The Week in Wine - 17 February 2021

February 17, 2021

Sonoma restaurant refuses to allow server to wear Black Lives Matter - Port & Sherry sales on the rise in the UK - Jameson sales up by 3% in 2020 - Wine of the Week: Blaufränkisch from Austria

The Week in Wine - 10 February 2021

The Week in Wine - 10 February 2021

February 11, 2021
Spirits sales see massive increases in 2020, especially in the USA, but hospitality industry struggles - Export news: fall in exports to Japan; Australian exports to China fall by 98% - Wine ban in South Africa challenged and then lifted - Über buys Drizly for $1.1bn - WSET suspends teaching in China - No monks at Achel: one fewer Trappist brewery in Belgium -  Do tannins protect us from Covid?! - Wine of the Week: Mondeuse from Savoie
The Week in Wine - 27 January 2021

The Week in Wine - 27 January 2021

January 27, 2021

Bars & restaurants reopen in California - News from the spirits industry, as Rémy-Cointreau sees sales increase by 25% - London Wine Fair to be held digitally in 2021 - Amorim reveals breakthrough technologies to eradicate detectable TCA - Wine of the Week: English sparkling wine

The Week in Wine - 20 January 2021

The Week in Wine - 20 January 2021

January 20, 2021

News from lockdown UK: alcohol sales soar, Champagne sales up, as are South African wines - wine.com sales over $300m in 2020 - Snow destroys roof and three vintages of Priorat winery - Williams-Selyem owners sell stake to Domaine Faiveley - Wine of the Week: German Blaufränkisch!

The Week in Wine - 13 January 2021

The Week in Wine - 13 January 2021

January 13, 2021

New sizes for containers agreed in the States: Good news for canned wines? - Changed en primeur dates announced in Bordeaux; South Africa also announces revised dates for Cape Fine & Rare Auction - South Korea wine imports on the rise - Wine of the Week: "Tsoin Tsoin" a Cabernet Franc/Gamay blend from the Loire Valley

The Week in Wine - 6 January 2021

The Week in Wine - 6 January 2021

January 6, 2021

As the UK finally leaves the EU, a trade deal is agreed: what are the consequences for the wine industry? - South Africa bans sales of alcohol, again; while England bans pubs from selling take-away alcohol - Freixenet launches alcohol-free sparkling wine - Wine of the Week: Rhône Syrah by a Loire producer

The Week in Wine - 23 December 2020

The Week in Wine - 23 December 2020

December 23, 2020
Permanent tax break announced by senate for US drinks producers - Fraud alert in the global drinks business: Illegal winery found in Alabama and counterfeit whiskey in Spain - Two of Champagne's largest co-ops merge -
Wine of the Week: Cinsaut from South Africa
The Week in Wine - 16 December 2020

The Week in Wine - 16 December 2020

December 16, 2020

More sexism in the wine industry: French publication En Magnum criticized for sexist cartoon - More Chinese tariffs on Australian wine while UK removes tariffs on US drinks - Wine glut in South Africa with excess 300m liters of wine - Wine of the Week: Vinho Verde

The Week in Wine - 9 December 2020

The Week in Wine - 9 December 2020

December 9, 2020

Australia reacts to Chinese tariffs - Alcohol consumption down by 8% globally, although UK supermarket see sales rise by a third and are upbeat about 2021 - German wine event ProWein 2021 cancelled - Court of Master Sommeliers appoint new board - Wine of the Week: is it wine? yes and no, it's vermouth!

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