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Archive for 2012

Shaquille O’Neal launches new vodka

Former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal has become the latest celebrity to jump on the wagon and launch his own brand of drink.

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 No Comments »

Champagne Gosset releases new gift box

Champagne Gosset has introducing a new gift box for its prestige cuvée, Celebris.

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 1 Comment »

Barefoot Wine reports successful beach project

Californian wine brand, Barefoot Wine, has reported a successful year for its Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project in cleaning UK beaches.

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 No Comments »

Glenfiddich creates bottle Christmas tree

Glenfiddich is celebrating its 125th anniversary with a Christmas tree made of bottles of single malt at its distillery in Dufftown.

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 No Comments »

WSTA warns that Christmas prices will soar

The Wine & Spirit Trade Association (WSTA) has warned consumers that they could face a huge price hike for Christmas drinks, if the government’s plans for minimum alcohol pricing go ahead.

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 2 Comments »

1788 Cognac sells for £17K at Christie’s

A single bottle of Cognac from 1788 from the cellars of the historic La Tour d’Argent restaurant in Paris has sold for £17,825 at a Christie’s auction.

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 No Comments »

Tasmania attracts further investment

Michael Hill-Smith MW’s decision to launch a new wine brand from Tasmania is further proof the island has grabbed the attention of Australia’s leading winemakers.

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 3 Comments »

Former soldier asks to be banned from all his locals

A former soldier and winner of the Military Cross has asked a judge to ban him from all his local pubs to stop him getting into trouble.

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 No Comments »

Scots brewery signs distribution deal with Hofbräuhaus

Arran Brewery has signed a deal with Münich’s famous Hofbräuhaus to bottle and distribute the German beer in Scotland.

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 No Comments »

New wholesaler champions best of British

A London-based drinks wholesaler will target “phenomenal” growth in the UK’s events industry with a specialist focus on British produce when it begins trading in the new year.

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 No Comments »

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