You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Thursday 24 April 2014

Czech Republic

Wine and Opera part 4: To beer!

The Bartered Bride is a rare Czech opera and one that uses Bohemian culture – particularly beer drinking – as a central theme in the story.

Thursday, March 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Successful start for Stock Spirits

Stock Spirits, the Buckinghamshire-based company which is the largest producer of vodka in Poland and the Czech Republic, made a successful debut on the London stock market earlier this week.

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 No Comments »

Stock Spirits set for stock market floatation

The list of drinks groups quoted on the London Stock market is being augmented later this month with shares in Stock Spirits to be put up for sale.

Monday, October 14th, 2013 No Comments »

App translates beer order into 59 languages

A new app has been created that translates orders for beer into 59 different languages.

Friday, June 21st, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne’s future markets: #2 Eastern Europe

With growing economies and many with a wine heritage of their own, is the steady development of Eastern Europe better for Champagne than the bright lights of the Far East?

Monday, January 28th, 2013 1 Comment »

The world’s top beer-consuming countries

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has researched and published details of which countries consume the most alcohol per capita.

Thursday, October 11th, 2012 9 Comments »

Czech Republic bans spirit sales after poisonings

The Czech Republic has banned sales of spirits over 20% after a spate of poisonings from illegal alcohol.

Monday, September 17th, 2012 No Comments »

Pilsner Urquell crowns UK master bartender

Paul Seagraves of Tweedies Bar was named as Pilsner Urquell’s master bartender in London last week.

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 No Comments »

Czech breweries turn to shandy

Over half of the Czech Republic’s top breweries are now selling pre-mixed shandy in bottles, in response to falling beer sales.

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 No Comments »

Carlsberg UK takes on Staropramen

Czech lager Staropramen has become the latest addition to the Carlsberg UK portfolio.

Monday, July 25th, 2011 No Comments »

Most Read

Giant boulder rips through vineyard

29th January, 2014 by Lauren May

Top 10 wine trends for 2014

23rd January, 2014 by Andrew Catchpole

10 of the world's most expensive beers

10th March, 2014 by Lauren May

Top 10 female brewers

13th February, 2014 by Lauren May

20 stunning images of drinks under the microscope

24th March, 2014 by Lauren May

Top 10 hotels for wine lovers

3rd February, 2014 by Lauren May

Top 10 female bartenders

31st January, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 wine consuming countries

20th February, 2014 by Lauren May

Top 10 most expensive Champagnes

5th March, 2014 by Lauren May

Top 10 Irish whiskeys

14th March, 2014 by Lauren May