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No. 830 : : November 13, 2019
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Strange Case of Chianti Classico Gran Selezione vs. Chianti Gran Selezione DOCG
Nov 13: Consorzio Chianti Vino dropped a bomb shell on Consorzio Chianti Classico on Monday morning by announcing that Chianti docg would also be introducing a top end wine appellation Chianti Gran Selezione and the Consorzio Vino Chianti Classico is hopping mad and crying foul at this step which they say is nothing but copying and creating confusion in the world market where there is already enough, writes Subhash Arora who feels it is

Prowein 2020: Not only India, the World is going Dry
Nov 13: Adventurism by various States to make India look like becoming a Dry country with zero alcohol consumption may not succeed but due to a variety of reasons, some of the world’s top sweet wine regions like Sauternes, Mosel and Tokaj are tilting towards Dry with zero residual sugar, according to a Report by Prowein which will showcase some of these wines at its 26th edition to be held in Düsseldorf on 15-17 March, 2020, writes Subhash Arora

Pinnacle of Wine Awards debuts in Singapore
Nov 07: The inaugural Wine Pinnacle Awards presented by Genting Singapore integrated Resort, mark perhaps the first ever wine award based on nominations, where any wine in the world can be entered with no restriction on its origin or entry fees. With this process, the organisers aim to produce results that are inclusive and representative, and establish the Awards as truly authoritative, prestigious and unique, writes Subhash Arora who believes

Lev Golitsyn International Wine Competition 2019 in Russian Crimea
Nov 13: There are several interested wineries that exist in Russia and Crimea some of which have hosted important OIV-based International Wine Tasting Competitions in the past and his previous visit had been to one when Crimea was part of Ukraine but this time when John Salvi MW was invited for the Lev Golitsyn International Wine Competition in Crimea, it had been annexed by Russia and it was a different ball game, he writes. A few years ago I had

Brunello 2015 Shining Star of James Suckling’s Top 100
Nov 05: Siro Pacenti Brunello di Montalcino Vecchie Vigne 2015 was declared the Best Wine of the World 2019 by James Suckling at an event on Friday Nov. 1 in Beijing where out of 25,000 wines tasted by him and his team with 11 Brunello di Montalcino finding place in Top 100, that included 3 in Top Ten, writes Subhash Arora who notices that all 11 have been 100 pointers and in Top Fifty. ‘The Siro Pacenti has a wow factor, energy and excitement, and it

After sea-ageing wines now ready for space-maturing soon
Nov 05: Under-water seasoning of wines may soon be passé with a Luxembourg based start-up ready to send 12 bottles of red Bordeaux as payload in the Space Cargo Unlimited space craft as the wines have arrived at the International Space Station to study the effect on flavours in outer space, reports Subhash Arora. Maturing of wines under sea or lake water might be fascinating and known for changing the wine characteristics somewhat, but it

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