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Disgraced oilman’s collection goes for $8m

The wine cellar of disgraced oilman Aubrey McClendon was sold for US$8.44 million in Chicago at the weekend.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Sour Grapes out today

A documentary charting the rise, fall and criminal enterprise of Rudy Kurniawan is out on general release in UK cinemas today.

Friday, September 16th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Blockbuster’ Sotheby’s sale achieves $5m

A blockbuster weekend for Sotheby’s fine wine department saw US$5 million raised in New York last weekend.

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 No Comments »

US Wine Market Council boosts insight with academic partnership

America’s Wine Market Council is teaming up with the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University in order to boost its academic credentials and provide greater transparency.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

US Surgeon General urged not to penalise responsible drinkers

Key US drinks trade associations have united to express their concern about an upcoming report on alcohol misuse that targets responsible consumers rather than problem drinkers.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Five fun little-known beer facts

Beer, elixir of the gods and social lubricant of everyone else, has its secrets, but we’re here to bring you five of the best little known secrets of the amber nectar.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 1 Comment »

Irish craft beer market to rise €20m

The value of Ireland’s craft beer scene is set to rise by nearly €20m by the end of 2016, according to a new report by the Irish food and drink board.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

US spirits company snaps up UK whisky business

One of America’s largest private distillers, The Sazerac Company, has snapped up one of the UK’s “most exclusive” spirits businesses, The Last Drop Distillers.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Bud Light unveils Rams ‘fan can’

The NFL’s LA Rams will get their team logo on Bud Light’s ‘Fan Cans’ after all it has been announced.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 1 Comment »

Robert Mondavi’s widow Margrit dies aged 91

Margrit Biever Mondavi, widow of California wine pioneer Robert Mondavi and a passionate ambassador for the Napa Valley, has died aged 91.

Monday, September 5th, 2016 No Comments »

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