IT seemed highly appropriate (last month) to open and decant my last remaining bottle of Taylor's 1927 Vintage Port, a bottle that had been carefully stored for 33 years...

WINE connoisseurs may find some of northern California's 2017 vintage to be a bit smokier than usual on the palate...

EARLIER this summer, Napa Valley was on track to be one of the world's luckiest wine regions this year, having escaped everything from hail to fires to grape-gobbling wild boar...

BACK in 1975, Jean-Marie Sigaud had a brilliant idea. As a child, Mr Sigaud, whose family grows grapes and makes wine in the Cahors region in south-western France, had heard the old men talk about...

DEEP in the bowels of a former gypsum mine in east Ukraine, winemaker Rafail Nasyrov scrutinises a bottle of sparkling rose.

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