Wine Events Calendar 2013 Bordeaux

  With 60 different appellations doing their own thing it is hard to get hold of a full programme of wine events in the Bordeaux area............any ideas where this could be found? CIVB does not seem to have it. Here are a few I have collected along the way. PRIMEURS 2012: 8-11 April http://www.agence-fleurie.com/2013/01/degustations-primeurs-du-millesime-2012-a-bordeaux/ ST … Continue reading Wine Events Calendar 2013 Bordeaux

World Wine Consumption Trends: Old World versus new

This graph from http://www.businessinsider.com is a little out of date but shows clearly the trends and differences in per capita consumption. A more up-to-date picture is painted by  recent Vinexpo study. Here are a few of the key points; Global wine consumption is predicted to reach 34.1 billion bottles by 2015 In both markets, per … Continue reading World Wine Consumption Trends: Old World versus new