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Thursday 3 September 2015

UK

UK gains three new Master Sommeliers

Three UK candidates have been awarded the title of Master Sommelier, the highest accolade in their profession.

Friday, August 14th, 2015 1 Comment »

‘Extend smoking ban to beer gardens’ says report

Smoking should not only be banned inside pubs and restaurants in the UK, but beer gardens and outside tables too, a report has recommended.

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 4 Comments »

Wine investment boss banned for 12 years

The director of a wine investment firm that was liquidated in 2012 with £1 million missing from its books has been banned from running a company for 12 years.

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 1 Comment »

BBC wine choice causes sales rush

Majestic has reported the busiest online trading period in its history after a recommendation for a Portuguese wine on the BBC’s Saturday Kitchen.

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 1 Comment »

Brown Brothers joins Fells

Australian producer, Brown Brothers, has joined UK agent Fells.

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 No Comments »

LCB given approval for new warehouse

British drinks storage and distribution firm LCB has been given approval from HM Revenue and Customs for its new bonded warehouse in Cambridge.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 No Comments »

English to take on Champenois at cricket

In what is being dubbed on social media as the “Battle of the Brioche”, English winemakers are taking on Champagne in a clash-of-the-titans game of cricket.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Blue Nun adds modern sparkle

The historic Blue Nun brand is stepping up efforts to target modern wine consumers with the launch of three new sparkling expressions.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 No Comments »

BBR appoints Dan Jago as chief executive

Berry Bros & Rudd has appointed Dan Jago as its new chief executive.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 No Comments »

New London restaurant openings: August

Our latest round-up of openings in the capital includes a Swedish smokehouse, a sexy Mexican and a Mayfair haunt specialising in black truffle burgers.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 No Comments »

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