Chinese distillers caught lacing drinks with Viagra in police raids

04 Aug 2015 | By Mathew Lyons

Police in China have seized over 5,000 bottles of popular spirit baiju as part of an investigation into whether distillers are lacing their products with the drug Viagra, which is designed to treat erectile dysfunction.

Vinexpo 2015

Vinexpo 2017 show to drop to four days

19 Jun 2015 | By Erin Smith

Vinexpo closed its doors on 2015 yesterday and in the concluding press brief a new format for 2017 was announced taking the show from five days down to four.

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New Chinese and Australia free trade agreement could benefit the wine trade

19 Jun 2015 | By Erin Smith

A landmark trade could help to increase exports of Australian wine to China.

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Seifried Redwood Valley Vineyard, New Zealand

​New Zealand: it’s not all about Sauvignon Blanc Subscription

13 Jan 2014 | By Anne Krebiehl MW

The UK remains central to New Zealand’s wine-export strategy as it looks to widen its appeal across all channels of the market. Ahead of this month’s generic UK tasting, Anne Krebiehl looks at its opportunities in 2014

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