Category Archives: AUSTRALIA

Sparkling wine – mainland Australia

What Australia would not be the first place to think of to make world-class cool climate champagne style wines.  But, providing cool sites can be found, by virtue of altitude, latitude, or both, then fundamentally this is possible.  Other factors … Continue reading

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All change – to Apera, Tawny and Topaque

In a trade agreement between the EU and the Australian government, after 01 September 2011 Australian wine cannot be produced with labeling descriptors such as Port, Sherry, Fino, Amontillado, Manzanilla and Tokay. The new naming regime is: Apera (Sherry) Tawny (Port) Topaque (Tokay) … Continue reading

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