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Thursday 26 November 2015


Christie’s kicks off NYC spring season

Christie’s is beginning its New York spring season with an online sale featuring over 900 bottles of Madeira.

Monday, March 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Powdered alcohol brand given green light

Powdered alcohol brand Palcohol has been approved by a federal regulator and could launch onto the US market this summer.

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 1 Comment »

Top 10 wines in the US press

This week’s roundup features two old school Napa Cabs, a Mosel Riesling ripe for spicy foods and a “buttery” white reminiscent of old-time Chardonnay.

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Secret Service agents investigated over White House crash

Two senior agents from the secret service are being investigated after crashing into a barrier outside the White House following a late-night party.

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Hawke’s Bay ripe for export boom

A Hawke’s Bay winemaker has suggested that a recent surge in investment from major producers has put New Zealand’s second largest wine region in a prime position to raise its profile abroad

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Joker prints hilarious wine descriptions

When one is looking for a wine that’s just right, sometimes conventional wine descriptions don’t help very much. These tasting notes, however, hit the nail on the head.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Diner leaves waiter $25k tip to fix teeth

A waiter’s decaying teeth have been transformed thanks to a benevolent diner who left him a life-changing US$25,000 tip for much-needed dental work.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Drinks team suspended over stripper photos

Senior salesmen from a major US drinks distributor have been suspended after sending lewd strip club images to a Laurent Perrier executive.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 8 Comments »

Diner leaves waitress heartwarming tip

A mystery diner tipped a waitress more than what his entire meal was worth as part of a touching annual gesture in memory of his late brother.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Profits slide at Gruppo Campari

Wild Turkey showed signs of struggling to capitalise on the current Bourbon boom, as owner Gruppo Campari announced a pre-tax profit fall of -15.7% in its end of year results.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 No Comments »

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