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Friday 26 August 2016 loc: GB

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Premier Cru scam to be turned into TV show

A TV show with a plotline suspiciously similar to the Premier Cru wine scandal is in the pipeline, with Star Trek actor John Cho set to play the lead.

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Remake of Whisky Galore to premiere in June

A new version of the classic film Whisky Galore is to be premiered in June at the Edinburgh Film Festival.

Thursday, April 21st, 2016 No Comments »

English wine served to Oscars stars

A leading English sparkling wine was served to movie stars at a special Hollywood reception held before the Oscars ceremony last weekend.

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Depardieu to star in ‘French Sideways’

Veteran actor Gérard Depardieu is to star in a French wine-themed ‘buddy movie’ that is being compared to the hit US film Sideways.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 fictional drinks

As 21st Century Fox announce the launch of an official Duff beer, a brew made popular by The Simpsons, we take a look at some of the most-loved fictional beverages to appear on the big screen.

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015 3 Comments »

Top six whisky movie moments

From Ron Burgundy’s love of “Scotchy Scotch Scotch” to Bond’s dalliance with The Macallan, behind many a leading man is a strong malt whisky.

Monday, February 16th, 2015 3 Comments »

Chianti, meds and Hannibal Lector

When Hannibal Lector uttered his line about eating a man’s liver with “fava beans and a nice Chianti”, his food and wine matching choice was very deliberate.

Friday, January 30th, 2015 No Comments »

D&D brings Hollywood glamour to wine

UK restaurant group D&D London has challenged its sommeliers to come up with a film and wine match for a new promotional initiative starting next month.

Friday, January 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Piper-Heidsieck named Oscars Champagne

Piper-Heidsieck has been named as the exclusive Champagne of the Academy Awards in a deal set to last three years.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 Champagne movies

From the roaring 20s to the swinging 60s, Champagne has held a special place in the heart of popular culture for the best part of 100 years, not least on the silver screen.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 3 Comments »

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