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Thursday 18 December 2014


New drinks to mark the royal birth

From a “quintessentially English” drink served in tea cups to new beers and cocktails, there are already a range of drinks to commemorate the future king.

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 No Comments »

Canard-Duchêne completes restoration project

Canard-Duchêne has finalised the renovation of its historic winery in Champagne with the help of a local architect.

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne submerged in sea to accelerate maturation

Drappier has submerged 50 cases of Champagne in the English Channel to study the effect of the tide and water pressure on Champagne maturation.

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Deutz confirms new UK distributor

Champagne Deutz has announced a change in its UK distribution, appointing González Byass UK from 1 August 2013.

Thursday, July 18th, 2013 No Comments »

Top drinks in the American press

With the US undergoing a heatwave, there are plenty of BBQ wines, classic cocktails and a strange obsession with kumquat in our latest round-up of the US and Canadian press.

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 No Comments »

Double bubble: Moet Hennessy

After investing heavily in the Ningxia region of northern China, Moët Hennessy’s gaze is now firmly fixed on producing sparkling wine in north-western India.

Monday, July 15th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Rebecca Murphy recommends “a bargain Pinot” from a “superstar winemaker” and Dave McIntyre highlights “the fruitiest Cava” he’s ever tasted, adding “it’s just pure fun.”

Thursday, July 11th, 2013 No Comments »

The biggest PR and social media mishaps

From having to give away over 60 bottles of Champagne to offending entire countries, some marketing and social media plans have not gone entirely well.

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013 1 Comment »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

Jane MacQuitty reveals her picks for the “best red wines for summer”, while Terry Kirby recommends a “lovely pale pink” rosé that’s ideal for “summer and warm weather drinking.”

Monday, July 8th, 2013 1 Comment »

The week in pictures

Food and beer matching, rare Bollinger and Italian tapestries are just some of the things that have featured in another busy week for the drinks trade.

Friday, July 5th, 2013 No Comments »

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