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Thursday 23 October 2014

UK

Top 10 wines in the UK press

Susy Atkins heralds the return of Lambrusco, while a sweet Grecian Muscat, said to taste of “Christmas and figs”, gets the thumbs up from David Williams.

Monday, August 11th, 2014 1 Comment »

Pub’s 700-strong whisky collection on sale

A UK pub which claims to have one of the world’s largest collections of whisky has been put up for sale with an asking price of £250,000.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Brazen thieves steal trolley full of beer

A group of young shoplifters calmly walked out of a busy supermarket with an entire shopping trolley stacked full of beer.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Student charged one pence for showing ID

A teenager was charged one pence by an off-licence because staff had to check her ID to prove she was over the age of 18.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 2 Comments »

Al Murray narrates Marston’s reality show

The inner workings of UK brewer Marston’s are set to be revealed in an upcoming reality TV show narrated by comedian and “pub landlord” Al Murray.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Couple trade in semi for English vineyard

A couple who sold their house and bought a vineyard are to launch their first vintage under the banner Smith and Evans English Sparkling Wine.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

The Savoy releases £18k Macallan whisky

Luxury London hotel The Savoy has released three bottles of “extremely rare” 48-year-old Macallan whisky to mark its 125th year.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Sinatra whiskey makes UK comeback

A limited edition Jack Daniel’s whiskey that pays homage to Frank Sinatra is set to make a return to the UK.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Police raid pub in hunt for holy relic

Police turned over a 15th century village pub in the belief it was hiding a stolen Holy Grail relic – only to leave finding nothing but a salad bowl.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 biggest beer brands

In the latest instalment of our global drinks brands report, compiled in partnership with Euromonitor International, we reveal the world’s top 10 biggest beer brands.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

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