Single serve wine brand Zipz has secured a record $2.5m in funding on the US equivalent of Dragon’s Den, called Shark Tank on ABC.
US craft breweries are now opening at a rate of 1.5 every day with the country’s brewery count reaching an all-time high in 2014.
Two magnums of 1961 Pétrus topped Sotheby’s New York sale last weekend, while the ex-cellar consignment of Paul Jaboulet was 100% sold.
A buyer from Taiwan paid US$61,250 for the world’s biggest white truffle in New York this weekend before participating in Sotheby’s wine sale afterwards.
A fully-automated cocktail maker that promises to churn out “craft” cocktails in just five seconds is on track to receive funding via Kickstarter.
Sotheby’s is to auction the world’s biggest white truffle in New York this weekend, immediately before its fine wine auction.
A San Francisco-based design company has created what it claims to be a “spill proof” wine glass after four years of research.
A great value vintage Champagne and an “impressive” Pinot Noir with notes of “blueberry, licorice and cracked black pepper” make this week’s round up.
US fans of UK heavy metal band Iron Maiden will soon be getting a taste of the group’s best-selling ale as it was announced that a canned version will be heading stateside early next year.
Moët Hennessy is stepping up efforts to improve the quality and positioning of its Napa Valley estate Newton Vineyard.
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