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Wednesday 1 July 2015

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Top 10 wines in the UK press

An "epic" Riesling, a "Grecian beauty" that "gobsmacks with opulent tropical more...

Top 10 modern wine drinker stereotypes

From Rioja lovers to Champagne quaffers, the drinks business has more...

Top 10 silly stories of the month

the drinks business might be a serious drinks trade publication, but we more...

Supplier Relationship Manager

London, United Kingdom

The London Wine Fair in pictures

From red trews and foie gras macaroons to 2CVs, wine on tap and temporary more...

Virtual reality could treat alcoholism

Virtual reality therapy is a "promising approach" to the treatment of alcohol more...

Top 10 ways to reuse a wine bottle

If you are anything like the db team, it won't take long to amass a collection more...

UK Sales Manager

London, United Kingdom

World's most extravagant wineries

With Château Margaux preparing to unveil its new winery and cellar, designed more...

Top 10 London rooftop bars

London's many rooftop bars offer not only an opportunity to get away from the more...

Top 10 funniest pub signs

Raising a smile from passersby and patrons alike, it seems there are many more...

Top 10 wines in the UK press

An English fizz fit for Wimbledon, a "chunky, berry-stuffed" Negroamaro and a more...

Top 10 worst estates for en primeur returns

Using Liv-ex's data, db rounds up the worst 10 châteaux for en primeur more...

Top 10 Hong Kong craft beer bars

Anyone looking to quench their thirst with a ginseng microbrew should more...

Social Media Editor

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Gene makes alcohol 'healthy' for the liver

A lab rat study pioneered in Shanghai has found a gene that turns alcohol into more...

Wearable technology and the data driven night out

Ed Southerden, senior planner at creative communications agency Bray Leino, more...

Top 10 new craft beers

With new beers coming onto the market all the time, it can be difficult to keep more...

Sales Executive - Wines & Spirits Competitions

London, United Kingdom

Competitive

World's best beer and wine festivals

Forget Glastonbury, these are the festivals you should be making a beeline for more...

Top 10 architectural wonders of the wine world

You don't have to look far to find stunning examples of architectural prowess more...

Top 10 wine brands 2015

In a year that saw major shifts in the global wine market, the drinks business more...

E-commerce, Sales & Marketing Executive

London, United Kingdom

Competitive salary and bonus package based on experience and qualification.

Top 10 banned alcoholic drinks

The drinks trade has seen its fair share of drinks banned from public more...

How to become a 'wine expert' in four hours

A doctor of psychology has devised 10 simple steps which he claims can set you more...

Top 10 bizarre alcohol-related deaths

27th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Ever heard about the drunken bear who massacred the owner of a Russian pub, or the King who went up in flames wrapped in a brandy-soaked linen?

Napoleon on his deathbed with a glass of Vin de Constance

Napoleon on his deathbed with a glass of Vin de Constance

Throughout history there has been all manner of bizarre deaths caused by an ill-advised dalliance with alcohol.

When it comes to these deaths, hindsight is most certainly a wonderful thing.

Scroll through to be enlightened on some of history’s most bizarre alcohol-related deaths… 

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