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Friday 3 July 2015

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Constellation to buy Meiomi for $315m

Constellation Brands is to buy Napa-based wine brand Meiomi for $315 million, more...

SWA creates heavyweight London team

The Scotch Whisky Association has appointed a number of senior high-fliers from more...

WW1 Scotch to be auctioned

A bottle of Scotch whisky purportedly belonging to a soldier in the First World more...

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Top 10 silly stories of the month

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Britain’s cocktail habits expose north south divide

A survey has revealed Brits' cocktail preferences depend on there they live, more...

Cockburn’s wins the boat race

Cockburn’s has won the 2015 Barcos Rabelos race, featuring the boats that more...

Oddbins woos Naked staff with love letters

Oddbins has allegedly been sending love letters and bottles of wine to key more...

Top 10 London rooftop bars

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Prince Charles enjoys Scotch tour

HRH Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, paid a visit to a number of Scotch whisky more...

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Castel feeds aperitif thirst

Europe’s largest wine producer, Castel, has unveiled a raft of new products more...

New £25m Chivas distillery opened

Nicola Sturgeon hailed the "exceptional quality" of Scotch whisky as she opened more...

Lidl hints at plans for online wine shop

UK supermarket Lidl has not ruled out launching an online wine shop, reporting more...

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Machine makes 'non-clinking' ice cubes

An Italian design company has joined forced with Chivas to launch a machine more...

English fizz attracts new deal

English sparkling wine producer Jenkyn Place has stepped up its ambitions by more...

Top 10 wines in the US press

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Q&A: John Barbier, the Colorado cook-vintner

“I have never followed a recipe in my life, I’m a man of instinct”, more...

Fire devastates New Zealand winery

A fire has ripped through a New Zealand winery destroying its offices, kitchen more...

The Proust Q&A: Lorenzo Zonin

Italian winemaker Lorenzo Zonin opens up to db about cooking naked, more...

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London, United Kingdom

Based on experience

Whisky has 'regained its attractiveness'

Scotch whisky is moving beyond its traditional consumer base and has "regained more...

Japanese whisky shortage affects Nikka

Japan's Nikka Whisky will replace its entire range of single malts with more...

Top 10 drinks tips for living to 100

8th May, 2013 by Andy Young

Lorna Gobey – 113 and still going

6LornaGobeyLorna Gobey, is a mum to eight children and has 27 grandchildren, 55 great-grandchildren and 12 great great grandchildren.

Gobey, who was born in Apperley, Gloucestershire in 1910, said that it was important to do the things you love and “not let things get you down.”

She said: “I like my smokes, a drop of whisky and Guinness and I still love to play skittles. Perhaps it’s part of the reason I have lived for so long.

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