You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Friday 28 October 2016 loc: GB


Adnams launches new two rye-based spirits

Adnams has launched two new spirits using rye grown on the farm owned by the company chairman.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

No ‘safe level’ of drinking says UK government

The UK Government has agreed to lower the recommended level of alcohol consumption to just 14 units per week following a consultation on a report put forward by the UK’s chief medical officer earlier this year.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Glasgow ‘the capital of Prosecco sales’, Aldi claims

Glasgow is the ‘capital’ of Prosecco, discounter Aldi has claimed, after it published a map showing hot-spots for different wines across the UK.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Wine tourism investment untapped in Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch needs to invest more tourism in order to realize its potential as a leading wine destination, an expert of American wine tourism has claimed.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Plans made for restaurant that hangs in the sky

A Japanese restaurant wants to expand its venue with a futuristic design that will see a second restaurant stretched precariously above its current premises.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Naked Wine crowdfunds Simpson’s first English fizz

Simpson Wine Estate and Naked Wines has launched a crowdfunding exercise to develop an English sparkling wine brand that will be named by investors – but have already vetoed the name ‘Winey McWineface’.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 3 Comments »

BBR plans literary events

Fine wine merchant Berry Bros & Rudd has announced a new line-up of literary events that will take place at its St James’s Street home.

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 No Comments »

14 of the world’s best sparkling wines

Sparkling wine is on fire at the moment, so we’ve rounded up the 14 top performers at our inaugural Global Sparkling Wine Masters competition for you to seek out.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Torres steps back from Cava DO for long-awaited sparkler

Spanish wine producer Bodegas Torres has confirmed its long-awaited Cava that is due to hit the market at the end of the year, won’t be a Cava after all.

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Distillery fined after worker is engulfed in flames

A UK distillery has been fined nearly £300,000 after an employee suffered 20% burns in a fire that destroyed its warehouse and stocks.

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Most Read

IMW announces 13 new Masters of Wine

5th September, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Ten of the world’s best rosés

11th August, 2016 by Patrick Schmitt

Top 10 Australian fine wines to watch

13th October, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 most powerful winemakers in Chile

6th October, 2016 by Amanda Barnes

Ten of the world’s best sparkling rosés

12th September, 2016 by Patrick Schmitt

14 of the world's best sparkling wines

23rd August, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

110-year-old woman says whisky is the secret to long life

19th September, 2016 by Steven Green

Ten surprising facts about whisky

9th August, 2016 by db_staff

Eight irritating habits of people in the wine trade

19th August, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Three Rivers Gin picked for McKellen Stewart play

16th September, 2016 by Lauren Eads