In the fourth of five installments, we count down from number 20 to 11 of the 50 most powerful people in the world of luxury wines and spirits.
Italian wine bar and restaurant Super Tuscan will open in January in Spitalfields, London.
The average cost of Christmas dinner has risen sharply since last year.
UK wine merchants have expressed their concern for next spring’s en primeur campaign in the wake this year’s price increases.
Buying directors at Berry Bros & Rudd and Oddbins report strong sales of Champagne and Old World wine this Christmas.
Michael Jarzebowski, former director of Ehrmanns International, passed away on 7 October 2011.
Penfolds has produced a limited edition display cabinet to commemorate the launch of Penfolds special bin wine, Bin 620.
The major auction houses have released their yearly results, which occasionally fall short of 2010 but also show growth in certain areas.
Liv-ex has found that price growth for fine wines peaks in June before dying away in the third and fourth quarters.
The US government has approved a new American Viticultural Area in Napa Valley as Californian wines look set to break new sales records after a strong 2011.
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