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Sunday 4 December 2016 loc: GB


Bud Weisser arrested for Budweiser break-in

In a case of extreme irony, a man named Bud Weisser has been arrested for trespassing on the Budweiser brewery in St Louis, Missouri.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 No Comments »

1811 Yquem goes for US$49k

A single bottle of 1811 Yquem has made US$49,000 at Christie’s latest New York sale, which also saw the, “world’s oldest dated Madeira” sold.

Monday, December 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Wally’s launches online sale

Wally’s auction house has begun an online sale of ‘blue chip rarities’ from a single collection which will take place over the next 10 days.

Friday, December 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Super Bowl vintage predictions II

The events of Super Bowl XLIX pointed to a great vintage in Bordeaux, has it been proved correct?

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

US surpasses record number of breweries

The United States now has more beer breweries in operation than at any point in its history, passing the previous record of 4,131 set in 1873.

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 1 Comment »

Top 10 wines in the US press

After weeks of heavy winter-warming reds, US writers moved en masse to feature light whites and festive sparklers this week.

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

AB InBev extends NBA sponsorship

Anheuser-Busch has extended its sponsorship deal with the NBA for a further four years, maintaining its dominance of the sport having first entered into a partnership in 1998.

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Gallo to distribute Whyte and Mackay in the US

E&J Gallo Winery is to become the exclusive US importer for Whyte & Mackay, whose portfolio includes its Whyte & Mackay blended Scotch whiskies and single malt Scotch whiskies The Dalmore and Jura.

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Napa secures recognition in Israel and Turkey

The Napa Valley Vintners association has secured recognition of the Californian region in Turkey and Israel.

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

US Senate to hold hearing on AB Inbev

The US Senate is to hold a hearing next week on the impact of beer giant AB Inbev’s £71bn takeover of rival brewer SABMiller.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

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