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Barolo’s Vietti winery bought by US company

Kyle Krause, the owner of the US convenience store chain Kum & Go, has bought Italian wine producer Vietti, based in the town of Castiglione Falleto in Barolo.

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Professor develops ‘micro winery’ that can make wine in an hour

An American professor has developed a miniature winery capable of producing wine within one hour to quickly test different fermentation methods and yeast strains.

Monday, July 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Treasury Wine Estates to offload 12 US wine brands

Australia’s Treasury Wine Estates is preparing to sell 12 of its US brands as part of a continued bid to refocus its efforts on the prestige market.

Monday, July 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Brooklyn Brewery launches UK record label

New York’s Brooklyn Brewery has diversified from craft beer into music, launching a UK record label aimed at supporting young, independent artists.

Monday, July 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Drunk driver sues bar for letting him drink for eight hours

A driver who crashed into the dividing wall of a motorway after an eight-hour drinking binge is suing the bar that served him for $1 million, claiming they should have cut him off.

Monday, July 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Premium trend boosts US alcohol market

US consumers are drinking more than ever with brand innovation and premiumisation credited with helping its alcohol market to post gains across the board in 2015.

Thursday, June 30th, 2016 No Comments »

HDH leads US auction market in 2016

Chicago-based auctioneer Hart Davis Hart says it is once again the leading US fine wine salesroom as the first half of 2016 comes to an end.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Paul Draper to retire

Ridge Vineyards’ winemaker and chief executive, Paul Draper, is set to retire from the Santa Cruz estate it has been announced.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Yuengling to payout $10m over water pollution claims

Yuengling, the oldest brewing company in the US, has agreed to pay almost US$10 million to settle water pollution charges at two of its breweries in Pennsylvania.

Friday, June 24th, 2016 No Comments »

La Mission to hold ex-cellar New York sale

Sotheby’s will host an ex-cellar sale featuring wines from La Mission Haut-Brion in New York this October.

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

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