Daily Archives: August 23, 2019

Daily Wine News: Changing Wine Lists

Is the 1,000-bottle wine list over? Emily Saladino looks at how the format and formality of wine lists are shifting in VinePair. “If you’re in a tiny boite serving seasonal small plates in, say, Brooklyn or Oakland, it makes sense if the wine list is slim and focused on young wines. Many modern city restaurants don’t have budgets or storage …

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DAWA judge profile: Derek Li

Award winning sommelier for JIA Group Derek Li is a judge at the Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2019 Derek Li Derek Li Hong Kong born sommelier Derek Li joined global hospitality company, JIA Group as the group sommelier in 2017, overseeing thirteen restaurants including Michelin-starred Duddell’s and Louise with Julien Royer. Li is an Advanced Sommelier of the Court of Master Sommelier …

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Chianti Classico great Lapo Mazzei dies

This year’s Chianti Classico Collection tasting; a format born during Lapo Mazzei’s time as Consorzio president. Marquis Lapo Mazzei died aged 94 at his Fonterutoli estate near to Siena, according to Italian media. Born into one of Tuscany’s oldest winemaking families in 1925, he is credited with helping to bring both the Mazzei family wine business and Chianti Classico more …

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