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(2016) At first glance, the small Mediterranean island of Cyprus with its reputation for sun, sea and sand, doesn’t have much in common with her normal “patch” of Central and Eastern Europe. But Caroline Gilby MW reports ( More... )
(2015) Joining the EU in 2004 brought an end to the Cyprus wine industry's subsistence business of selling heavily subsidised, low quality bulk wine to Europe, and dramatic changes have followed. Today there are around 50 winer ( More... )
(2010) Around 1.5 million Brits visit Cyprus every year, and undoubtedly drink the odd bottle or three while enjoying the sun, sand and dramatic mountain scenery. Yet few of us link Cyprus with the world of wine. Joining the EU ( More... )
(2009) These notes accompany a in-depth feature on Cyprus. For profiles of all of these estates please see Regional report: Cyprus, a new age for ancient wines. ZAMBARTAS Zambartas Xynisteri-Semillon 2007 Xynisteri a ( More... )
(2009) To describe Cyprus as a divided island is to state the obvious: the 'green line' divides Turkish Cypriots in the north from their Greek Cypriot neighbours in the south, and a passport is required to cross from one to the ( More... )
(2021) It little over 30 years since the first vintage of the 'super-Tuscan' wine called Ornellaia was released. From the coastal DOC of Bolgheri, close to the sea in Tuscany's southern Maremma region, it is a Bordeaux blend th ( More... )
(2018) Each Christmas Tom Cannavan announces his Wines of the Year and invites visitors to do the same. See Tom's 2018 awards here. Entries for Visitors' Wines of the Year 2018 are now closed. 14/01/2019 - Final lists ( More... )
(2018) It could, of course, be coincidence, but I have recently been tasting an extensive range of wines from Greece, thanks to importers and retailers who have recently begun to feature wines from one of the oldest wine cultur ( More... )
(2015) [sharify] France France - Bordeaux France - Burgundy France - the Rhône France - Alsace France - The Loire France - Champagne France - Languedoc Rest of the world Italy Spain ( More... )
(2015) Like so many of my colleagues, I refuse to participate in OIV wine competitions as a matter of principle. The Organisation Internationale de la Vigne et du Vin (OIV) fulfils many extremely useful roles, but an effective ( More... )
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