Wine explorations in Brazil

More famous for sport than wine, Brazil nevertheless has a vine-growing heritage that is coming to the fore. Steven Spurrier explores the country’s regions and top estates, and is intrigued by what he finds… [Read more…]

Official Brazil 2014 World Cup wine revealed

Brazilian winery Lidio Carraro has beaten off competition from larger rivals to be the official wines supplier for the FIFA 2014 World Cup, to be held in Brazil.

The 5th generation-owned winery, based in the Serra Gaúcha, the highland region of southern Brazil, said that under the deal it will double production and significantly expand distribution. [Read more…]