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Sunday 21 December 2014

Beer

Top 10 Christmas drinks gifts

With the festive season now officially underway, the drinks business has rounded up some of the best limited edition drinks gifts on offer.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

New BC liquor laws to bump up prices

British Columbia is to allow limited sales of liquor in provincial supermarkets next year, but the average price of a bottle of wine will rise as a result.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 1 Comment »

The week in pictures

Idris Elba, Benevolent debauchery, tea cocktails, top hats and red robed sommeliers all feature in this week’s drinks trade antics.

Friday, November 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco’s Jago ‘expected to be dismissed’

Tesco’s suspended head of beer, wine and spirits Dan Jago is expected to be fired along with four remaining executives under investigation.

Friday, November 28th, 2014 2 Comments »

Marston’s Brewery to sell 200 UK pubs

Maston’s has announced plans to dispose of 200 of its pubs in the coming 12 months to focus instead on women and budget family dining.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Is Budweiser changing direction?

Debuting on NFL broadcast network billboards and on an outdoor display at Penn Station in NYC is a brand new tagline for the “King of Beers”.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Budweiser loses out to craft beer in US

Millennial drinkers are shunning the self-proclaimed “King of Beers” in favour of craft, with shipments outnumbering those of Budweiser for the first time.

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Pair visit 18,000 pubs over three decades

It has taken them 30 years and 36,000 pints, but a pair of committed pub patrons can finally lay claim to having completed the world’s longest pub crawl.

Monday, November 24th, 2014 No Comments »

App predicts taste in wine and beer

A new iPhone app has launched, which claims to be able to predict a consumer’s taste in wine and beer with 96% accuracy.

Monday, November 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Britons shun wine for beer

Britons are increasingly choosing beer instead of wine when eating out, with diners becoming ever more discerning over their choice of brew.

Monday, November 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

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