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Saturday 27 August 2016 loc: GB

Champagne

What fine wines are merchants looking at?

First growth claret remains the most searched for group of wines by merchants in the UK, France, Hong Kong, China and Belgium Liv-ex has said.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Proust Q&A: Séverine Frerson

Piper-Heidsieck’s Séverine Frerson-Gomez reveals her fictional hero, greatest regret, and most marked characteristics in the Proust Q&A.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Glasgow ‘the capital of Prosecco sales’, Aldi claims

Glasgow is the ‘capital’ of Prosecco, discounter Aldi has claimed, after it published a map showing hot-spots for different wines across the UK.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Brits toast Olympics with 15m more pints

Sales of wine, beer and cider were given a welcome boost in August with the effects of a heatwave and Olympic celebrations helping to balance an otherwise “torrid year” for retailers.

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 No Comments »

14 of the world’s best sparkling wines

Sparkling wine is on fire at the moment, so we’ve rounded up the 14 top performers at our inaugural Global Sparkling Wine Masters competition for you to seek out.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Veuve Clicquot boat trip in pictures

Veuve Clicquot recently took to Hong Kong’s high seas for a fun, frothy and frivolous nautical trip complete with lashings of bubbles, Brut and boating banter.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Male wine queens, cheeky squirrels and devastating hail storms all make up the bones of another eventful week in the world of wines and spirits.

Friday, August 19th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Krug Island’ launch a music experience curated by The Clash legend Mick Jones

This September, Krug have partnered with Mick Jones and chef Michael O’Hare to create an unforgettable champagne, music and food experience from leading music names – Krug Island.

Friday, August 12th, 2016 1 Comment »

Top 10 drunk footballers

With the Premier League season set to return this weekend, we’re celebrating by putting together a gallery of drunk footballers, obviously.

Friday, August 12th, 2016 6 Comments »

Could Brexit bring back the imperial pint?

Britain’s recent decision to move away from the EU could see the return of the imperial pint, which current EU regulation prohibits.

Friday, August 12th, 2016 2 Comments »

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