Top 10 new products: April

This month saw the launch of Bollinger's latest R.D expression, a duo of de-alcoholised wines from Australian wine producer McGuigan, and a "mysterious" code breaker whisky from The Glenlivet.

Champagne sells 4m fewer bottles in the UK in 2017

Sales of Champagne in UK retailers fell by 20% in 2017, and the total British market for the fizz has shrunk by around four million bottles in the past 12 months.

‘Taste RD as an RD’ pleads Bollinger cellar master

Drink Bollinger RD within one year of disgorgement, pleaded the Champagne brand's cellar master, Gilles Descôtes, at the launch of its 2004 expression in London yesterday morning.

The week in pictures

This week in drinks Jon Bon Jovi's rosé has proved a sell-out success, footballers showed off their red legs on a winery visit, Bollinger launched its RD 2004 at Bonhams, actress and director Amy Poehler announced her new wine film and Laithwaite's and Pantone have now made it possible to paint your walls with 'English sparkling'.

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

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