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Tuesday 30 August 2016 loc: US


Torres steps back from Cava DO for long-awaited sparkler

Spanish wine producer Bodegas Torres has confirmed its long-awaited Cava that is due to hit the market at the end of the year, won’t be a Cava after all.

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Prosecco boom hits Freixenet sales

Cava producer Freixenet UK has seen sales continue to slide in the last year, as the Prosecco boom and the change in UK’s retail landscape continue to bite.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Masterclasses to explore potential in premium Cava

A new series of masterclasses across the UK are being launched to explore the potential for premium Cava as the demand for sparkling wine continues to rise.

Friday, July 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Cava DO launches single estate classification

Cava’s regulatory body has officially launched a new classification of Cava – Cava del Paraje – a premium category specific to the region for single estate Cavas.

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 No Comments »

FEV toasts success at Vinexpo Hong Kong

The Spanish Wine Federation (Federación Española del Vino, FEV) heralded another successful Vinexpo Hong Kong as Spanish wine continues to find favour among Asian wine drinkers.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Prospero’ to capitalise on Shakespeare and Prosecco

Spanish wine producer Félix Solís is capitalising on Prosecco price rises and Shakespeare’s quadricentennial celebrations with the launch of Prospero.

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Sparkling wine sales in Britain: the facts

Sparkling wine sales in the UK reached over £1 billion for the first time in 2015. We look at the facts and figures for this growing category.

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Torres: “I wouldn’t invest in southern Spain”

Spanish wine giant Miguel Torres has revealed that he would no longer consider investing in vineyards in the south of Spain due to the effects of global warming.

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 1 Comment »

Thought Leadership: sparkling wine

In the latest Cesium Group Thought Leadership event, key figures from the world of sparkling wine gathered to share their insights into the UK market for Champagne, Prosecco, Cava and, of course, English bubbly.

Friday, April 15th, 2016 1 Comment »

Freixenet ‘receives buyout offer’

Reports have emerged that Spain’s biggest Cava producer, Freixenet, has received a buyout offer.

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 No Comments »

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