Meet Vega Sicilia’s Hungarian Cousin

Meet Vega Sicilia’s Hungarian Cousin August 30, 2018 The Tokaj wine region is best known for its world-class dessert wines – but that’s only half the story. Led by Furmint, Tokaj’s dry wines are quickly gaining recognition and respect beyond Hungary’s borders. I had the pleasure of tasting a dry Furmint recently: the classy Oremus Learn More …

Tempranillo Wars: Rethinking the Traditional-Modern Schism in Rioja & Ribera del Duero

  Bryce Wiatrak 11 May 2018 “It is a fantastic winery, but it’s also a time capsule,” says Víctor Charcán of Bodegas Roda. “It was the first modern vineyard of Rioja,” counters Telmo Rodríguez of both Remelluri and his eponymous label. Both are referring to López de Heredia, long perceived as the textbook “traditionalist” warrior Learn More …

Edmond de Rothschild Unveils Revamped Château Clarke, Launches New Zealand Label

Exclusive news and research for the wine, spirits and beer executive Edmond de Rothschild Unveils Revamped Château Clarke, Launches New Zealand Label With wine interests in Bordeaux, Spain, Argentina, South Africa, and New Zealand, Compagnie Vinicole Baron Edmond de Rothschild has been undertaking a full overhaul across its portfolio—including a new direction for its flagship Learn More …