Turbiana, is it a Trebbiano or not?

Turbiana, is it a Trebbiano or not?

Modern DNA profiling ability has enabled researchers to name most grapes and their parentage. But for those who won’t be spending time on reports, they…

Durian Wine – The unthinkable made possible

Durian Wine – The unthinkable made possible

Yes, you saw the title correctly. If you are still in disbelief, read the following words. Durian. Wine. If you are a fan of both,…

Wine fault – Style or shoddy work?

Wine fault – Style or shoddy work?

Over a short spanning weekend, I had the opportunities to taste a series of wine faults (unintentionally). Regardless if one would consider these as curse…

Chemical residues in wines – A wakeup call on farming practices

Chemical residues in wines – A wakeup call on farming practices

This year’s Valentine’s Day was a moody one for the wine makers in France. A research study published by renown France Laboratoire Excell reported chemical…