TIME TO CHASE CHINA

"It is only a matter of time that the inevitable will happen. China has a lot of table grapes and can pace up clearing and replanting if need be, to take up the position of being the topmost producer of wine in the world and that day is not far off", Lenz Moser, Winemaker of Changyu-Moser XV

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GETTING STARTED WITH JUICING

The first thing to know is to be clear about what you are making and to distinguish between juices and smoothies. A juice is a pure liquid extraction from fruit and vegetables and doesn’t contain any fibre. Smoothies on the other hand are made in a blender and are a much thicker drink that will contain fibre. I’m often asked: “which is better?”

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THE MIGHTY AND MINI OF LOIRE - POUILLY FUME AND QUINCY

Sancerre reigns as the King of Loire Valley, covering approximately 3000ha on the left bank of River Loire, with Pouilly Fume spanning the right taking up another 1,400 hectares. Did you know that Quincy, is only 40 km west of Pouilly Fume but also has been historically producing white wines from Sauvignon Blanc since the twelfth century!

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