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Friday 25 July 2014

US

Top 10 wines in the US press

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.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 2 Comments »

Acker pays out to billionaire Koch

US auction house Acker Merrall & Condit has paid a “substantial sum” to billionaire wine collector Bill Koch in an out of court settlement.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 beers in the world media

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.

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Mutant worm could help alcoholics

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.

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Plumbers plead guilty to $650k wine heist

Two plumbers have pleaded guilty to stealing US$650,000 worth of wine in a botched wine heist.

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Goose Island signs UK distribution deal

AB InBev UK has signed a deal with Greene King, one of the UK’s leading pub retailers and brewers, to distribute its US craft beer brand Goose Island.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Americans drive gran reserva Rioja sales

American consumers have developed a thirst for gran reserva Rioja and are helping to drive sales of the style according to one of the region’s historic estates.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Dung-smoked beer to hit US shelves

An Icelandic brewery is preparing to launch a sheep dung-smoked IPA in the US.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 3 Comments »

Crab runs off with man’s beer

A man has videoed a crab pinching his bottle of beer and scuttling off with its prize.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 drinks TV adverts

The drinks industry has contributed its fair share of imaginative, inspiring and humorous adverts to the small screen over the years – but these are perhaps some of the most memorable.

Monday, July 14th, 2014 2 Comments »

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