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Friday 30 September 2016 loc: GB

Champagne

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 »

Champagne club funded with stolen credit cards

An Aussie fraudster has been jailed for almost three years after being found guilty of stealing customer credit card details to fund a Champagne club in Perth.

Thursday, August 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Top new products: August

This month’s top new products include an experimental whiskey merging Scotch, Canadian and American malts and a Provence-style Australian rosé backed by celebrity chef John Torode.

Thursday, August 11th, 2016 No Comments »

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