Dez 05 2008

Burgundy wine exports down

Tag: Länder,Regionensigi.hiss @ 18:14

Stuart Todd – Exports of Burgundy wines fell 10% in volume and 5% in value in the first nine months of the year, according to trade body, the BIVB (Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins de Bourgogne). Continue reading „Burgundy wine exports down“

Dez 05 2008

Früher Spätburgunder

Tag: Allgemeines,Weingütersigi.hiss @ 17:52

Sigi Hiss – Eine etwas ausfürlich gewordene Notiz eines 2003 Frühburgunders.

Dez 05 2008

Rioja brings harvest to a close

Tag: Länder,Regionensigi.hiss @ 13:01

Regulating Council satisfied with 2008 harvest’s “high quality” – The technical services at QDO Rioja’s Regulating Council signed off the 2008 harvest with a total yield, in volume, of 397 million kilos of grapes from the 60,905 productive hectares endorsed for this campaign; 3.6 percent down Continue reading „Rioja brings harvest to a close“

Dez 05 2008

Wine Spectator’s Top-100 features half a dozen Spanish wines

Tag: Allgemeines,Ländersigi.hiss @ 12:56

Six Spanish wines are featured on the Top-100 list which the US magazine, Wine Spectator announces every year on its website, and subsequently devotes an entire printed issue to. On the list of the world’s most outstanding, Continue reading „Wine Spectator’s Top-100 features half a dozen Spanish wines“

Dez 05 2008

Cork is the most sustainable form of closure, study finds

Tag: Allgemeines,Oenologiesigi.hiss @ 11:29

Sally Easton – A year-long life cycle analysis (LCA) of the environmental impact of cork, plastic and aluminium screwcap stoppers has found what is already widely accepted: that cork is the most Continue reading „Cork is the most sustainable form of closure, study finds“

Dez 05 2008

Fine wine prices continue decline

Tag: Allgemeinessigi.hiss @ 11:12

John Stimpfig – Fine wine prices continue to fall, heard delegates at a conference on 2 December. Speaking at the Global Markets Media Wine Investment Conference 2008, James Miles of Liv-ex – an electronic fine wine exchange – told financial professionals that the Liv-ex 100 Index dropped another five percentage points in November. Continue reading „Fine wine prices continue decline“