Thieves steal £80k worth of wine from Bolney
Nearly 5,000 bottles of wine worth £80,000 have been stolen from Bolney Winery in West Sussex overnight.
The week in pictures
It’s been another busy week for team db, who’ve been tasting limited release Champagne, drinking Spanish pink, devouring suckling pig, and shaking hands with the Emperor of Wine.
‘Drunk crustacean’ calendar released
Kim Kardashian’s famous Champagne magazine shoot has been re-enacted by a shrimp. Intrigued?
Lanson uses oak to up Champagne quality
Lanson has started using oak vats to improve the quality of its future Brut NV Champagne, according to the brand’s new cellar master, Hervé Danton.
London Beer Week ‘smashes’ predictions
London Beer Week’s first festival attracted 8,500 attendees with more than 16,000 signature beers served, generating £50,000 for London bars.