The last ten years: China

The last ten years: China If we look back to 2006 and consider how mainland China’s wine market has changed, it’s first worth considering just how young that market was. By 2006, the imported wine market was barely 15 years old and Chinese wine production, though expanded in the 1980s, had not yet made the…

How to choose the best Thanksgiving wine

How to choose the best Thanksgiving wine Choosing Thanksgiving wine is a minefield of trying to pair with many flavours of the dinner table and attempting to please all the family. Ray Isle gives us his top tips for finding the perfect bottles…   ▪ See the 2016 wine recommendations from William Kelley below Writing about Thanksgiving…

Dom Pérignon P2 Rosé 1996: Review

Dom Pérignon P2 Rosé 1996: Review Michael Edwards reviews the newly released Dom Pérignon P2 Rosé 1996 along with its older sisters, the 1995 & 1993… Dom Pérignon’s chef de cave Richard Geoffroy was eloquently realistic about Champagne’s place in the world, talking before the launch of the Dom Pérignon P2 Rosé 1996. ‘There’s one…

What a Trump presidency might mean for wine

What a Trump presidency might mean for wine Donald Trump has won a tumultuous US presidential election campaign battle against Hillary Clinton. What could that mean for wine collectors and producers? First take: What president Trump might mean for wine… –   Surprise win dubbed ‘America’s Brexit’ and leaves markets volatile –   Both Trump…