Mai 20 2009

Switzerland, EU expand trade deal

Tag: Allgemeines,Ländersigi.hiss @ 19:34

Keith Nuthall – A revised food and drink trade agreement between the EU and Switzerland will provide wines and spirits from the 12 countries joining the EU since 2004 with geographical indication protection on the Swiss market. Continue reading „Switzerland, EU expand trade deal“

Mai 20 2009

Wine lovers can the bottle and turn to a ring-pull

Tag: Allgemeinessigi.hiss @ 19:30

Peter Stiff – Wine connoisseurs may balk at the thought of drinking a fine vintage from a can, but glugging from a ring-pull rather than cracking open a full bottle of plonk seems to be catching on. Continue reading „Wine lovers can the bottle and turn to a ring-pull“

Mai 20 2009

Analysis: Vintage Port 2007

Tag: Regionensigi.hiss @ 19:26

by Richard Woodard – Port shippers have pledged to try to keep a lid on pricing for the widely declared 2007 vintage, despite the impact of the strong euro and a smaller than usual crop. “It’s a beautiful vintage, but there’s not much of it,” said Christian Seely, MD of AXA Millésimes, owner of Quinta do Noval. He added that early indications were that there would be strong demand, particularly from the US, for a vintage “of particular character”. Continue reading „Analysis: Vintage Port 2007“