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Thursday 23 October 2014

UK

CAMRA pulls ‘sexist’ student leaflet

The Campaign for Real Ale has been accused of ‘beer sexism’ after a leaflet featuring corset-clad models was distributed around UK universities.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 1 Comment »

Pub chain fined £33k over toddler fall

A UK pub chain has been fined £33,000 after a toddler fell through railings and into its basement.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Oddbins bolsters German wine selection

Oddbins has increased its focus on German wines to raise awareness of the country’s more interesting styles, emphasising it’s “not all about Riesling”.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 1 Comment »

Prosecco drives soaring UK fizz sales

UK sparkling wine sales shot up by £70 million last year, making it the country’s fastest growing alcoholic drink category.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Trade invited to Yvonne May celebration

Members of the drinks trade have been invited to raise a toast of Australian wine to celebrate the life of Yvonne May at an event in December.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

An “electrifying” Sauvignon Blanc, a selection of wines to serve with squid and a great value Bordeaux from the “exceptional” 2009 vintage make it into this week’s roundup.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

UK wine industry sees dramatic rise

The number of UK wine producers has more than doubled during the last two years, based on new businesses registered with HM Revenue & Customs.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 1 Comment »

Benefits of UK village pubs tallied

The positive impacts of pubs in rural communities have been shown to be worth around £100K to local economies, according to a recent study.

Friday, October 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Kleine Zalze bolsters indie offer

Stellenbosch producer Kleine Zalze has introduced a new range called Cleefs, which is targeted at the UK independent sector.

Friday, October 10th, 2014 No Comments »

UK enjoys cocktail surge

Younger consumers’ thirst for popular favourites such as the Mojito has driven an increase in UK on-trade cocktail sales of over 10% in the last two years, according to a new report.

Friday, October 10th, 2014 No Comments »

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