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June 3, 2024
Business Articles, Wine

YouTube Is the Way to Attract Younger Audiences to Wine

Brendan Carter can’t understand why so many wine professionals are ignoring YouTube.

March 25, 2024

Who are the anti-alcohol forces coming for wine?

Who are the people behind the new anti-alcohol messaging from the World Health Organization?

July 26, 2021
Science and Medicine, Wine

The Truth About Gluten-Free Wine

When producers promote their wines as gluten-free, what are they really selling?

August 24, 2020

The Verifiably False Claims of ‘Clean Wine’ Companies

At a time when wine quality has never been better, why are consumers being told frightening tales?

August 3, 2020

Goopification and the Scam of Clean Wine

Winemakers don’t have to list ingredients – which has opened a door for opportunists.

August 4, 2017
Food and Drink, General Articles, Wine

The flame thrower

Alice Feiring is not just a writer and passionate advocate for natural wines. She’s also controversial, as Felicity Carter discovers.

March 5, 2017
Business Articles, Wine

Spier, the mixed wine farm

Spier Wine Farm in Stellenbosch grows grapes. And raises cows and pigs and sheep.

March 5, 2017
Arts & Literary, Business Articles, Wine

The art of wine storytelling

What can the wine industry learn from the bestseller 50 Shades of Grey? A look at the research.

October 25, 2016

100 years, 100 stories

Wine communicators are always advising wineries to tell their stories. Felicity Carter found one winery doing just that.

September 25, 2016
Business Articles, Wine

Marketing wine to men

In the rush to bring women into wine, the wine trade has overlooked an important group – young men.

September 20, 2016
Business Articles, Wine

The showstopper

How do you stand out in a category that’s crowded and difficult? One designer can make bottles jump off shelves.

September 15, 2016
Business Articles, Wine

Argentina’s wine pioneer: Susana Balbo

An interview with Susana Balbo, Argentina’s first female winemaker and a pioneer in her own right.

June 15, 2016
Business Articles, Shameless self promotion, Wine

How to turn your wine brand into a media star

The presentation I gave at the USA Trade Tasting 2016 in New York.

February 22, 2016
Business Articles, Wine

An interview with Baron Éric de Rothschild

An interview with banker and philanthropost Baron Éric de Rothschild, owner of Château Lafite Rothschild.

January 31, 2016
Business Articles, Wine

Wine goes to the movies

There’s nothing like the glamour of film and television to give a wine a boost. But how do wine producers…

January 18, 2016
Literary, Wine

In praise of wine wankers

What’s the value of a wine critic? Are they just someone selling wine to consumers?

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