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Tuesday 16 September 2014

US

Lagunitas makes the leap to Chicago

Californian craft brewery Lagunitas’ new venture in Chicago’s west side is set to open fully by the end of the month.

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Exploding Prosecco prompts recall

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has issued a warning to consumers who have bought a certain Prosecco at state liquor stores recently after reports of “spontaneous explosions”.

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 No Comments »

USA’s first wine using ‘extinct’ variety recreated

What is believed to be America’s original commercial vineyard hopes to begin selling wine using the “Alexander” variety that was thought to be extinct.

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 4 Comments »

AWC calls US lawsuit ‘opportunistic extortion’

The Antique Wine Company has today moved to dismiss a lawsuit brought against it by a US businessman saying his “exaggerated” claims amount to “extortion”.

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 No Comments »

NFL players spend $50k on cult Napa Cabernets

Players from NFL team the Philadelphia Eagles spent a whopping US$64,055 on a night out this week, spending over $55,000 on cult Napa Cabernet and Louis XIII Cognac – or did they?

Friday, June 13th, 2014 4 Comments »

Beer titans bow to food blogger’s petition

AB InBev and Miller Coors have bowed to a petition from a blogger to post the ingredients of their beers online.

Friday, June 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

This week’s recommendations include a “tropical” French Chardonnay with hints of pear and papaya and a “bargain rosé Champagne”.

Thursday, June 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Cru owner to sell ‘unprecedented’ wine collection

The former owner of New York restaurant Cru is to auction his Burgundy-dominated collection in the US later this year.

Thursday, June 12th, 2014 No Comments »

US beer giants pushed to list ingredients

A food blogger and “nutritional activist” in the US has launched an online petition to get two of the country’s biggest brewers to list the ingredients in their beers.

Thursday, June 12th, 2014 No Comments »

NFL team pushes for earlier beer sales

NFL team the Buffalo Bills are pushing for a change in legislation to allow fans to buy beer from concession stands inside the stadium one hour earlier on game day.

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 No Comments »

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