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New home for grapevine virus testing

30 January 2018

The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) and the University of Adelaide have jointly announced that plant virus testing and elimination services formerly provided by Waite … more

Grapevine Pinot Gris Virus – update

9 October 2017

In recent weeks, symptoms similar to those of Grapevine Pinot Gris Virus (GPGV) have been reported in Tempranillo, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Viognier and Cabernet Sauvignon … more

Skilled taster reaps rewards

22 September 2017

The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) announced this week that Tim Pelquest-Hunt, White and Rosé Winemaker at Pernod Ricard Winemakers in the Barossa Valley, was … more

AWRI Board election results announced

13 September 2017

The Australian Wine Research Institute this week announced the results of its recent Board election. Dr John Harvey of Bathe Wines in South Australia was … more

Exploring the colour of wine science

10 August 2017

Wine lovers will learn more about the science behind red, white and even orange wines in an evening of wine tastings and stories in Adelaide … more