Terroir wars, academics come to battle

Terroir wars, academics come to battle

Academic arguments Like the planet, the subject of terroir continues to revolve. TKR thinks it’s certainly a subject that will continue to incite argument among wine folk (and quite a few who are not involved in wine but not short of opinion) for as long as grapes are grown and wine made on this Earth. […]

Yalumba new ‘$350’ Carly Red under fire

Yalumba new ‘$350’ Carly Red under fire

An email from Dr John Possingham AM (Possums Vineyard, McLaren Vale): “I was saddened to see Yalumba, a hitherto conservative wine company, joining Penfolds, by ‘creating’ a multi-regional wine with the release of their Caley red containing little dollops of wine from two quite distinct SA wine regions and two different grape varieties. What has […]