WINE

February 20, 2020

Sartori di Verona winery in Italy celebrates 120 years with release of three limited edition wines that include an Amarone, Valpolicella and Ripasso

February 19, 2020

Switzerland's wine region (called a canton by the Swiss) known as Vaud is a 30-kilometre stretch of the Lavaux Terraces hugging Lake Geneva, between Lausanne and Montreaux. It was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007 — and once you see it, you’ll understand why. I find myself on a recent day taking in all this gobsmacking beauty with a wine glass in one hand...

February 17, 2020

While wine is something that Switzerland isn’t famous for outside its borders, that’s changing with recognition at such prestigious events as the 2019 Decanter World Wine Awards, where Swiss winemakers took home three Platinum awards and eight Gold medals. Still, there are many other hidden gems to be found in the country dominated by mountains, crystalline lake waters and verdant valleys. Here, a few things to help kickstart...

February 15, 2020

Looking for a new wine or two? Five affordable wines to try now. Sacred Hill, Waterkloof, Haywire, Yalumba, Hester Creek

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