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Tag Archives: Jancis Robinson

• Seriously Good Georgian Wines. The Republic of Georgia That Is.

Seriously Good Georgian Wines. The Republic of Georgia That Is.

You wouldn’t have thought but just a few hours from Sochi one of the world’s great wine regions is starting to produce seriously good juice again. Jordan Salcito on the Georgian wine revival. The Republic of Georgia is a mere 260 miles south of Sochi, along the Black Sea. That’s slightly longer than the distance […]

• The Ultimate Companion to the Wines & Wineries of the United States

American Wine: The Ultimate Companion to the Wines and Wineries of the United States by Jancis Robinson and Linda Murphy University of California Press, 288 pp. British wine writer Jancis Robinson has been on a roll the last few years. Each time she puts her name on a hardcover, she ends up creating a genre-defining […]

• Winefuture confirms Coppola as guest speaker

Winefuture confirms Coppola as guest speaker

Legendary Hollywood film director Francis Ford Coppola has been confirmed as a guest speaker at the upcoming WineFuture Conference in Hong Kong. Coppola, whose involvement in the wine industry dates back to 1975, will speak about the recent announcement that his Rubicon Estate in Rutherford, Napa Valley will be known henceforth by its historic original […]

• UPDATE 2: Eric Asimov to Speak at Wine Bloggers Conference

UPDATE 2: Eric Asimov to Speak at Wine Bloggers Conference

We are very proud to announce that wine critic and blogger Eric Asimov will be providing a keynote speech at the 2011 Wine Bloggers Conference in Charlottesville, Virginia. Eric is perfectly positioned to provide a keynote talk as he both blogs and writes print columns for the New York Times. He is also on Twitter, […]

• Jancis Robinson concerned about wine scores effects

Jancis Robinson concerned about wine scores effects

As Bordeaux warms up for en primeur season, Jancis Robinson MW has voiced her concern about the practice of publishing scores before châteaux have released their prices. Her fear is that château owners use a high score to inflate their prices. In short, she feels, “Stepping a long way back from the whole business of […]

• UPDATE: North American Wine Bloggers Conference: Jancis Robinson Keynote Speaker

UPDATE: North American Wine Bloggers Conference: Jancis Robinson Keynote Speaker

UPDATE: We are very proud to announce that wine writer Jancis Robinson will be delivering the keynote speech at the 2011 North American Wine Bloggers Conference. Join wine bloggers, new media innovators, and wine industry leaders on July 22-24, 2011 in Charlottesville, Virginia for the fourth annual North American Wine Bloggers Conference – the premier […]

• Hungarian wine gets lift with Presidential role of EU

Hungarian wine gets lift with Presidential role of EU

Hungary took over the rotating presidency of the European Union on January 1. The six-month role comes with a host of weighty – and sometimes tedious – responsibilities. But for the EU’s smaller and newer members it is also a great opportunity to advertise themselves and their virtues to a wider audience. One set of […]

• It's A Small Wine World After All

It's A Small Wine World After All

I have been intimately involved with updating The World Atlas of Wine, a picture-book classic of wine literature that has been a much loved and constantly consulted standard in my own library since Hugh Johnson prepared the first edition back in 1971. One of the double-page spreads I have referred to most comes at the […]