US triumphs in IWSC 2013
The US laid down a firm challenge to traditional French supremacy as the International Wine & Spirit Competition unveiled its 2013 northern hemisphere wine results.
Kleine Zalze acts to save bush vine Chenin
Kleine Zalze winemaker Johan Joubert warned of the threat facing SAs old bush vine Chenin Blanc.
Breathtaking views, ultimate burgers, Hollywood movies and high-quality cava all featured during another busy week in the drinks industry.
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Winemaker Michel Chapoutier has called for water to be re-introduced to winemaking to help counter rising alcohol levels.
Wine loving Sir Alex Ferguson takes charge of his team for the final time this weekend and has been wished well for his retirement by the chairman of Concha y Toro.
Canada’s wineries are becoming increasingly focused on specific grape varieties as the country’s wine industry matures.
The Campaign for Real Ale (Camra) has launched the new edition of its Good Bottled Beer Guide, which features over 1,800 bottle-conditioned beers.
A brewery in Bolivia has developed an innovative solution to the problem of altitude sickness – coca beer, which is brewed using the same leaves from which cocaine is derived.
From Ron Jeremy’s love of rum to Jenna Jameson’s obsession with Irish whiskey, we reveal porn stars’ favourite drinks.
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Fine wine merchant Aston Lovell launch fine wine industry’s first trading platform that links the private buyer and seller to Liv-ex
A 20-bottle vertical of Mouton Rothschild from 1989 to 2009 will be one of the main attractions at Bonhams London sale later this month.
Vinitaly International and US auction house Zachys are to host an auction in Hong Kong dedicated to Italian wines later this month.
Clinet, Montrose and Domaine de Chevalier topped this morning’s Bordeaux 2012 releases.