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Claret

Château Haut-Bailly: the first Graves in space?

Château Haut-Bailly may become the first Graves to be enjoyed in space after the estate puts its name to a wine bottle designed for use in zero-gravity.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 2 Comments »

The most powerful fine wines 2015: part 1

We count down the top 10 most powerful wines of 2015, starting with those brands placed at positions 10 to 6.

Thursday, December 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Harrods bring out the big guns

Harrods’ wine department has held its first Prestige Bordeaux Tasting in London, which included top clarets from first growths and older vintages.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Downton Abbey wines go on sale in UK

A wine range inspired by the award-winning TV series Downton Abbey has gone on sale in the UK.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Notes from a sacrilegious oenophile

I am the managing director of a wine investment business. There, I’ve said it.

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 8 Comments »

Does Britain still love claret?

We Brits still hold onto our ancient links with the southwest of France, but things haven’t always been plain sailing.

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Downton Abbey wine range to be released

A wine range inspired by the award-winning TV series Downton Abbey is to be released.

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 No Comments »

Parker moves into branded wine cases

Bordeaux négociant Bordeaux Wine Selection is to release limited edition cases of 100-point claret from the 2009 vintage signed by US wine critic Robert Parker.

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013 No Comments »

The royal family’s favourite drinks

Can you guess which member of the royal family has Boddingtons as their favourite drink, or who likes a cocktail called a “crack baby”?

Friday, November 30th, 2012 2 Comments »

Top 10 revolutionary drinks

The drinks business looks at the link between drinks and revolutions and rebellions through history.

Monday, July 16th, 2012 4 Comments »

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