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Friday 19 December 2014

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Argentine wine prices withstand crisis

The price of Argentine wines will remain stable, according to one importer, despite the country being in the grip of an economic crisis.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 3 Comments »

Top 10 beers in the world press

A raspberry IPA, cyclist-friendly “radler” and Turtle-powered IPA make it into this week’s top beer picks in the press.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 dry rosés over £10

France, in particular Provence, led the way for rosés over £10 in our 2014 Global Rosé Masters, but there were some worthy mentions from elsewhere in Europe and the US.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Cognac-soaked hot dog is most expensive

A hot dog soaked in 100-year-old Louis XIII Cognac has been officially recognised as the world’s most expensive example of the fast food favourite.

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 3 Comments »

North American Bacardi president resigns

Bacardi’s north American president has resigned from his role to pursue “other opportunities”.

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Bourbon growth hits record high

Kentucky Bourbon is going through the “largest expansion mode since the end of prohibition” according to the state’s Distillers’ Association.

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Women care less for quality than men

Women care less about the quality of wine they drink and more about drinking to relax, compared to men who spend more on “high quality” wines.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 4 Comments »

Lovestruck woman steals $4 wine to get into jail

A woman stole a bottle of cheap wine and drank it on the street until the police arrived so she could join her boyfriend in jail.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Jack Daniel’s under fire from Russia

Jack Daniel’s has defended itself against claims “chemical substances not common to whiskey” had been found in its Tennessee Honey Liqueur.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Fake wine ‘arms race’ underway

An “arms race” between authorities and wine counterfeiters is underway, according to an expert witness from the trial of conman Rudy Kurniawan.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 No Comments »

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