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Thursday 18 December 2014

UK

Marco Pierre White sells pub amid boycott

Celebrity chef Marco Pierre White has sold one of his UK gastropubs amid rumours of a mass walkout by staff.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Investors switching from wine to whisky

As the value of the world’s top fine wines continues to decline, investors are increasingly turning to rare single malt Scotch and Japanese whisky instead.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

From chicken feet crisps at one of London’s top haunts to sea-faring cocktails and Jean Claude Van Damme – it has, as ever, been an eclectic week in the world of drinks.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 1 Comment »

Fera and Dom Pérignon join luxury forces

Dom Pérignon is marking the second “plenitude” release of its 1998 vintage with a special £405 per head tasting menu tie-in at London’s latest fine dining hotspot, Fera at Claridge’s.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

London restaurant lists £850 Chilean wine

A London restaurant is flying the flag for Chile by listing one of the country’s most famous wines at what it claims is a record-breaking £850 price tag.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

UK’s first ‘botanical’ beer launched

A distillery and brewer have joined forces to release what they describe as the UK’s first “botanical beer”.

Thursday, August 21st, 2014 1 Comment »

British Cathedral sells Communion wine

Wakefield Cathedral in West Yorkshire has launched a range of communion wines to sell to its parishioners.

Thursday, August 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Pernod pushes for a premium Christmas

Pernod Ricard UK has flagged up a host of data to show why on-trade outlets should encourage customers to trade up this Christmas.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Argentine wine prices withstand crisis

The price of Argentine wines will remain stable, according to one importer, despite the country being in the grip of an economic crisis.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 3 Comments »

Brewery launches beer-infused lollies

A range of “hopsicle” ice lollies aimed at craft beer enthusiasts has been launched in the UK.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 No Comments »

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