The Oenophiliac

Bringing you stories from the world of wine and beer.

Schism in natural wine movement intensifies debate


The natural wine movement in the UK has split into two factions, both of which are putting on near-identical wine fairs over the same weekend in May. The Real Wine … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Two natural wine fairs in London not ‘ideal’


London would have one natural wine show “in an ideal world”, according to the organiser of one of two events scheduled for the same dates in May. The Real Wine … Continue reading

February 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Chapoutier pours scorn on natural winemakers


Renowned Rhone producer Michel Chapoutier has added to the natural wine debate by denouncing natural winemakers as out-of-touch hippies making defective wines. Interviewed in the current issue of Decanter, Chapoutier tells John Livingstone-Learmonth the practice … Continue reading

February 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Harpers calls for Design Awards entries


Harpers Wine and Spirit is calling for entries to its 2012, Design Awards. The awards are aimed at businesses that have recently re-designed or launched their drinks brand, or to agencies … Continue reading

January 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

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