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The Kaiserbaum Hammel-Hundinger winery in the Palatinate region was named ‘Germany's best winery’ at MUNDUS VINI 2023. Karin Eymael meets winemaker Gerald Hundinger and marketing manager Jürgen Armbruster to discover what happened next.

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The Bouygues Group, owners of Bordeaux châteaux Montrose and Tronquoy-Lalande, among others, have taken over a winery in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia.

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In just five years, the Buzet cooperative has racked up debts of over €30m. The administrators have now been called in.

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The New Zealand region of Marlborough is enhancing its quality standards by introducing minimum sugar ripeness levels. Additionally, grapes must now come from a more narrowly defined area.

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The wine merchant Castel Frères is seeking over €100,000 in damages after mediation attempts following the February protests yielded no results.

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The conflict in Ukraine tragically affects everyone in that country. Sergey Panov pays tribute to wine photographer, Arsen Fedosenko, who lost his life in the fight to protect Kharkiv against Russian aggression.

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Weather conditions and market responses are creating a patchwork landscape across Europe's bulk wine regions. While some areas register minimal frost damage and long-awaited rainfall, others brace for potential price increases due to lower harvests elsewhere.

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The global bulk wine market has reached the midway point of 2024 with activity levels that appear healthier than they were at the same stage of last year. This is largely due to three areas of activity.

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Cécile Cabani is set to replace Jean-Jacques Guiony as the CFO of the Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton group.

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Following the success of her Prosecco Rosé, the superstar singer is now launching a white Prosecco DOC.

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The founder of Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, who achieved legendary status by securing first place in the 1976 Judgment of Paris tasting and went on to be a leading light in the California wine industry has died.

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The shareholders' meeting has decided on a dividend significantly lower than for the previous year.

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An Andalusian research project is investigating Sherry with reduced alcohol content. This project particularly focuses on Fino and Manzanilla varieties, which are aged under a layer of flor.

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Austria's largest wine fair, VieVinum, is held in perhaps the most beautiful venue in the wine world, the Hofburg palace. An increasingly international audience now gathers under the chandeliers.

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A lawsuit against José García Carrión for unfair competition has been dismissed by the Murcia Commercial Court.

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