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Is the future of wine production open-source?

Amanda Barnes discovers a new business model for a winery coming from Argentina - one that is making all its data open-source for the world to see. Could blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies change the world of wine? Republished from Daily.SevenFifty Following two decades designing cloud services and datacenters, IT engineer Mike Barrow relocated to Mendoza, Argentina, ...
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MTM: Steven Spurrier

There are few people in the wine trade who have had such a pivotal role in changing the reputation of Californian wines as Steven Spurrier. Famed for organising the Judgement of Paris in 1976, Spurrier has been an opinion leader in the industry for over 50 years. Amanda Barnes interviews him at 67 Pall Mall in London to discuss the highlights of his career, and his wine cellar....
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CWW tasting: Pushing the boundaries of South American wine

South America's wine frontiers are constantly changing. Regional specialist and CWW Editor Amanda Barnes presents a guided tasting of wines from Argentina, Chile, Brazil, Peru and Uruguay which are changing the traditional parameters of viticulture and reflect the adventurous new generation of winemakers in South America today. Join us for this free masterclass and tasting a...
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Rosemary George MW releases Wines of the Languedoc

Rosemary George on her new tome, Wines of the Languedoc Why write about the Languedoc now? Quite simply, and without exaggeration, it is the most exciting wine region in the whole of France. The pace of change in the last few years has been breath-taking, and for that reason I wanted to concentrate on the Languedoc of the 21st century and describe the many changes in the regio...
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