The high duty placed on beer is believed to be behind the UK slipping out of the top 10 of global beer guzzlers.
It’s fair to say that most people stick to the same old favourites when buying wine, here are six wine regions that frequently get overlooked.
Take a look around you and see who’s enjoying a gin or a coffee, because a new study has shown that people that drink either are most likely to be psychopaths.
Austria’s wine harvest is set to see the lowest volumes since 2010, following damage from frosts and hail earlier this year.
Exports of Austrian wine fell during 2015 following the “problematic” 2014 harvest – but there was growth in the UK market.
As producers continue to dial up the quality and transform the image of what was, not so long ago, an unfashionable jug wine, db presents its top five Austrian Gemischter Satz producers…
On this day in 1809 Napoleon Bonaparte defeated the forces of Habsburg Austria in the vineyards outside Vienna at the brutal and bloody Battle of Wagram.
McDonald’s restaurants in Austria are offering free six-packs of beer to Euro 2016 supporters who have not been able to travel to France for the tournament.
In the last 10 years Gemischter Satz – the traditional field blend wine of Vienna – has been transformed from a bland jug wine to a top-quality tipple, says its leading proponent, Fritz Wieninger.
It started with a schnitzel. Then another schnitzel. Then some beer. Then we were ready: four days of gargantuan eating, meeting and drinking in Vienna and Langenlois.
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