June 18, 2017

Austria’s Wine Exports Booming : Repeated Record Sales Regardless of Small Harvests

Proceeds from Austria’s wine exports climbed in the year 2016 to a new record level of nearly €148m, despite a series of small harvests since 2011. This came about thanks to a considerable sales increase in upper- echelon bottled wines: a volume of 1.8 million…
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June 18, 2017

The 2016 Roller Coaster

Austria’s 2016 vintage: bad weather, excellent wine Imagine the vegetation cycle as a roller coaster ride: this is precisely the memory that Austrian winegrowers will retain of 2016. But all said and done, there is good to magnificent quality in white, red & sweet wines…
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June 18, 2017

962 Winegrowers – One Name

Winzer Krems eG is one of the most significant producers and the most successful exporter of estate bottled quality wine in Austria.
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June 18, 2017

Key Facts – French Wine

FRANCE’S RICH WINE HERITAGE France had 800,000 hectares of vines in production in 2015, with almost 448,000 hectares of this given over to producing certified protected designations (appellations d’origine protégée – AOPs). Wine growing makes up 15% of France’s agricultural revenues while accounting for only…
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June 18, 2017

French Wine Still #1 in US Top-End Segment

A recent study released by Agrifrance (a specialist division of BNP Paribas), shows that French wines remain the undisputed leaders in the US top-end segment and rosé wine market.
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June 18, 2017

Domaines Bouyer: True to Terroir

Domaines Bouyer have a long family heritage in wine that goes back over seven generations. With nearly 20 hectares of vines, Domaines Bouyer are fortunate to be able to craft their wines according to the terroir, producing four Merlot-based cuvées: a 100% Merlot, Caprice de…
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June 18, 2017

Vineyards Roy-Trocard, Since 1628

The history of the Roy-Trocard family started in 1628. That was when the Trocard family bought its first vines in the Libourne region. Ever since 1628 there has been a grower to tend the vines in each generation, passing on their know-how to a total…
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June 18, 2017

Elegance and Authenticity: A New Flagship for Champagne Drappier

A new “flagship” bottle, designed by Michel Drappier will be on display at the company’s stand at Vinexpo; now available from the best wine merchants and to be seen on fine tables.
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June 18, 2017

Prima Vinae Presents… Chassagne-Montrachet Blanc 1er Cru Les Chenevottes 2012 Au Pied du Mont Chauve

The Au Pied du Mont Chauve domaine represents 35 hectares of admirable terroirs in the Burgundy region, working primarily with Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, reputed for their style and elegance.
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