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…

24-hour red wine fountain opens in Italy

24-hour red wine fountain opens in Italy Visitors to a town in Italy’s Abruzzo region can drink red wine from a free fountain set up by a local winery… The Dora Sarchese winery said on its Facebook page that it had installed the free, 24-hour red wine fountain in the commune of Caldari di Ortona. Anybody…

Bordeaux 2016 reds: Dry skies mean waiting game

Bordeaux 2016 reds: Dry skies mean waiting game Bordeaux’s ‘driest summer since 1893’ means concerns about water stress but producers are feeling good compared to their cousins in Burgundy as the 2016 red harvest gets underway. The harvest for Bordeaux 2016 reds is now fully underway with Merlot grapes arriving in cellars across the region.…