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Friday 19 December 2014

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Fine wine vs predictions

It’s time to revisit the first ever Fine Wine vs article and the reckless, Super Bowl-based prediction made about this year’s Bordeaux vintage.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Gin, glorious gin!

With the explosion of boutique distilleries around the world, Australia is no exception, and a trip to the Yarra Valley confirmed that there are some very exciting things happening in the world of gin.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 1 Comment »

Heineken vs Stella Artois

With imports edging in on big beer brands’ share of the US market, Dan Fox pits Heineken against Stella Artois in the race for the best Christmas ad.

Friday, December 12th, 2014 1 Comment »

Heritage: A brand’s secret weapon

How many brands are older than 50 years? Not many, but perhaps more than you think within the world of drinks.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 1 Comment »

Canada: A land of great wines to discover

Canada has always fascinated me; its culture, its size, its landscapes, the hospitality of its people, and its wine.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 3 Comments »

The changing face of the UK wine trade

The last few years have been tumultuous for the British wine industry. Rising consumption reversed in trajectory during the recession and is yet to recover.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Is Budweiser changing direction?

Debuting on NFL broadcast network billboards and on an outdoor display at Penn Station in NYC is a brand new tagline for the “King of Beers”.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 No Comments »

World Class 2015: The Next Generation

There is no global cocktail competition quite like World Class – it needs no introduction.

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Burgundian or Oregondian?

A Pinot Noir being described as Burgundian is always a bit of a double-edged sword, especially when the wine is not in fact from Burgundy.

Monday, November 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Tequila Fest UK: All hail the agave

As the UK prepares to host its first Tequila festival, Ross Kerslake reveals how his love affair with the agave spirit began.

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 No Comments »

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