No. 676: : December 16, 2015

Assistant Editor : Natasha Vohra

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We Recommend : Arros 2012 York
Dec 15: Arros 2012, the good quality Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve blend from the Nashik-based York Winery, aged for over a year in barriques, was priced at Rs. 1045 in November last year when it was launched, but at Rs. 850 in Delhi makes it one of the most well-priced red wines in the sub-thousand rupee category and is thus recommendable for red wine lovers, writes Subhash Arora. The 2012 vintage Arros is a blend of two-third Shiraz

Bigger Bang for the Buck Top Ten Recommendations for Christmas Holidays
Dec 15: With Christmas fervour gripping us by the day and with so many weddings and parties every day, wine gifting and drinking becomes more active many wine drinkers have requested us to suggest value-for-money foreign wines within their budgets, so we have prepared our pick of Top Ten in each category of white and red wines including sparkling wines. Wine liking and purchase is a personal choice but what do you do when you are a whisky

Book Review: The Wines of India by Peter Csizmadia Honigh
Dec 16: London-based Peter Csizmadia Honigh, has written a well-researched, easy-to-read book about Indian wine industry with a detailed history of contemporary wines, current viticulture and winemaking practices, soils and climates and up-to-date account of 50 wineries with their story, estate details and wines with a lot of accurate information useful for oenophiles of Indian wines and the industry and justifying it as A Concise Guide

Tasting : Canadian Wines from Ontario
Dec 15: Toronto-based wine educator and consultant Dr. Nupur Gogia has been visiting Delhi during the last few days and used the opportunity to introduce wines from three Ontario producers at the Canadian High Commission on Saturday, writes Subhash Arora who attended the tastings and feels it is not only the icewine anymore but Canada can take credit for making wines which may not be cheap but are clean, crisp, cheerful, and cool climate food

Passing By: Shari Staglin of Staglin in Napa valley
Dec 09: Shari Staglin of Staglin Family Vineyards in Rutherford, Napa Valley was in Delhi for a quick visit when Subhash Arora met her at the tasting of the two variants in the Salus label-Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon at Le Cirque Restaurant where their importer Wine Park had also organised two other Portuguese labels for a speed tasting. When I think of Staglin Family Vineyards in Rutherford, Napa Valley I visited a few years ago and met

Taittinger First Champagne House to produce Bubbly in UK
Dec 11: Champagne Taittinger has announced the launch of Domaine Evremond in collaboration with its UK importer Hatch Mansfield and private investors by buying farmland in Kent,, marking for the first time that a Champagne House has invested in the UK with the intention of producing premium English sparkling wines, writes Christopher Walkey, CEO of Glass of Bubbly from London. The team has purchased 69 hectares of farmland at Stone Stile Farm in

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