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Tuesday 26 July 2016 loc: GB

UK

Bordeaux Index rebrands to ‘BI’

Fine wine merchant Bordeaux Index has rebranded to the simpler ‘BI’ to better reflect its diverse range and expertise.

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Wine scam director raked in £300,000

A convicted fraudster conned investors out of over £300,000 for fine wine that was never purchased, and instead spent the money on hotel rooms and shopping trips.

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Brits say ‘sehr gut!’ to German Pinot

Sales of German Pinot Noir, Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris have sky-rocketed in the UK over the last 12 months, leading to a renewed effort to promote the trio in Britain this year.

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Marco Pierre White to cook at Matthew Clark tasting

Marco Pierre White is to don his apron to host a food and wine pairing masterclass at the annual Matthew Clark ‘Discover Love Inspire’ trade tasting on 8 March.

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Sotheby’s sales make over US$3m

Sotheby’s fine wine sales in London and New York made over US$3 million and included the first sale in Ornellaia’s ‘Archivio Storico’ project.

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Man faints after drinking Prince Charles’ beer

Prince Charles has questioned whether his Duchy Originals beer brand was the cause of a man fainting while the royal delivered a speech at Brewers’ Hall in London.

Monday, February 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Q&A: Simon Doyle of Concha y Toro UK

In the latest of our CEO interviews, Cesium Group – in association with the drinks business – sat down with Concha y Toro UK general manager Simon Doyle.

Monday, February 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

This week sees some more obscure – but no less exciting – offerings from Japan and Eastern Europe making the lifestyle pages of the UK’s biggest newspapers.

Monday, February 29th, 2016 1 Comment »

Protected status expected for Sussex wine

Sparkling wine fans could soon be asking bartenders for ‘a glass of Sussex’, as authorities are expected to award the county’s winemakers with protected status.

Monday, February 29th, 2016 4 Comments »

Craggy Range aims for ‘next level’ in UK

New Zealand’s Craggy Range has joined Bibendum PLB with the aim of taking its brand “to the next level” in the UK, leaving previous distributor Louis Latour Agencies.

Monday, February 29th, 2016 No Comments »

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