US Country Profile

Introductory Notes “There’s just like the faintest soupçon of, like, asparagus and there’s a, just a flutter of a, like a, nutty Edam cheese.” (The pretentious Miles, in a tasting at the Sandford Winery, in the film Sideways) Many people who...

Australia Country Profile

Introduction Australia’s past as a penal colony may not seem the most promising for the production of fine wine, but the country has successfully used its chequered past in the marketing of wines that are gutsy, full-bodied and in recent years increasingly fine. The...