Diageo has been banned from broadcasting an advert for its Captain Morgan brand after it was deemed to inappropriately link alcohol to “daring, tough and aggressive” behaviour.
I am the managing director of a wine investment business. There, I’ve said it.
As the 2014 CAMRA Winter Beer Competition draws to a close we round up this year’s winning beers from barley wines and stouts to old ales and porters.
BrewDog has been granted a licence to open a craft beer bar in Liverpool, despite objections from police and council trading standards officials.
UK independent brewers are seeing an increase in sales and re-investing in their businesses following the scrapping of the beer duty escalator in 2013.
Plans to open a BrewDog craft beer bar in Liverpool’s city centre have been stalled by police who fear it will add to the likelihood of violent crime.
Carlsberg is to invest £3 million in a marketing campaign to promote its new fruit-flavoured lager – a category being increasingly targeted by the big brewers.
Ruinart Champagne has created flavoured “edible pearls” to go with its rosé when served at selected on-trade accounts.
The names of ten young sommeliers selected to join the 2014 Ateliers Ruinart sommelier training and mentoring programme have been announced.
A landmark case due to be heard by the UK’s Court of Appeal could lead to the criminalisation of drinking while pregnant.
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