The quality of some of the world’s top wines is down to a concentration of expertise rather than terroir, a French professor has argued.
Former England manager, Sven-Göran Eriksson, has launched his own wine label, joining the likes of Cliff Richard and Gerard Deperadieu.
A “floral” Australian Marsanne and a “peachy” sparkling wine from Dorset’s Furleigh Estate are among this week’s recommendations.
The Frescobaldi family is extending its interests from Tuscan wine production to London’s dining scene, with the launch of a restaurant and wine bar this autumn.
Dozens of the world’s leading mixologists have raised a glass at Gleneagles in Scotland to celebrate the start of the Diageo Reserve World Class global mixology finals.
UK publicans have something to cheer about after sales of pub-served beer rose by 2.6% between April and June — the biggest boost this century.
Conviviality Retail, owner of the Wine Rack and Bargain Booze chains, has launched a warehouse-style UK retail brand promising to undercut rivals’ wine, beer and spirit prices.
Lidl has insisted that its move into higher priced wines does not undermine the European discount retailer’s budget-friendly reputation.
Moët Hennessy’s sparkling Argentine brand Chandon has launched the next big phase of its UK push in the form of an eight-week partnership with Mitchells & Butlers’ Premium Country Pubs.
A new UK-based wine merchant is attracting international customers by basing its business entirely on sales of mature wine.
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