The Stone Brewing Co. is poised to become America’s first craft brewery to open a brewery in Europe, supported by a crowdfunding initiative.
Malibu Coast in California has joined the ranks of America’s viticultural areas after a three year application process.
A new distillery set to begin production in the Cotswolds next month is drawing on Scottish expertise and a Taiwanese model in a bid to emulate the success of the US craft whiskey scene.
Jackson Family Wines has announced Master Sommelier Jennifer Huether will join the international team of the wine company this summer.
Convicted wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan will be sentenced next week after the judgement was delayed for a third time.
A “stunner of a wine” made from an “unusual” blend of Merlot and Italian grapes and an “outstanding” white Burgundy were the toasts of the town among US wine writers this week.
US auction house Acker Merrall & Condit has paid a “substantial sum” to billionaire wine collector Bill Koch in an out of court settlement.
A stout boasting hints of “buttery fudge and vanilla marzipan” and an “intriguing” AC/DC inspired black pale ale are just two beers featured in this week’s round up.
Scientists in the US have created a “James Bond” style mutant worm that is resistant to the intoxicating effects of alcohol, potentially revolutionising drug treatment for alcoholics.
Two plumbers have pleaded guilty to stealing US$650,000 worth of wine in a botched wine heist.
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