A UK doctor is so sure of the health benefits of red wine and its ability to help stave off heart attacks that he has been prescribing it to his patients for the last 10 years.
A naming ceremony for the Royal Navy’s newest ship will see the Queen smash a bottle of Scotch against the vessel instead of the usual Champagne.
With summer truly upon us Victoria Moore rounds up her top 40 wines for the season, while Fiona Beckett picks the best wines to enjoy with a barbecue.
The authors of a book designed to help wine lovers refine their blind tasting skills are giving db readers the chance to win a copy by taking part in a quiz.
This week saw team db attend a vertical tasting of Napa’s Domaine Carneros sparkling wines and indulge in a sneaky trip to Wimbledon under the care of Champagne Lanson.
UK beer giant Thwaites has bought a new site where it plans to relocate its entire workforce ending more than 200 years of history at its current site.
Makers of small batch vodka have experienced a boom in sales that has taken some by surprise, including the distillers themselves.
Ireland has a “complex” relationship with alcohol, which has become embedded in its national identity, a government-backed report has concluded.
The 2022 World Cup could be hosted in Scotland, if craft brewers BrewDog have their way.
The manufacturer of Coravin has confirmed that it plans to resume shipments after investigating an alarming safety concern.
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