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Wednesday 26 October 2016 loc: GB


Cannes readies for 2016 TFWA conference

Beachside yoga classes, a regatta and an ever-popular golf tournament are just some of the events set to take place at this year’s TFWA World Exhibition and Conference in Cannes.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Top five Bordeaux wine and foods trails

Bordeaux is often the first region that comes to mind when asked about wine, and with good reason. Not only do they offer up world class wines, they also host some outstanding food trails.

Friday, August 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Mirabeau claims ‘world’s most watched’ wine video

Provence wine producer Mirabeau has unofficially claimed the title of ‘world’s most watched wine video’ after a video of winemaker Steven Cronk opening a bottle of wine with a shoe hit 50 million views.

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Les Grands Chais de France buys French bottling business

Leading French wine supplier Les Grands Chais de France has acquired a Beaujolas-based bottling company for an undisclosed sum.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Lidl broadens focus on regional France

Lidl has introduced its broadest Cellar of French wines, which is the first to be largely chosen by its consultant MW team.

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Demand for wine education rises

Demand has risen for wine education in key markets including China, the UK and North America, the WSET has reported, after seeing the number of candidates rise for the 14th consecutive year.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 3 Comments »

London gets its first cidrothèque

Hoping to do for cider what BrewDog bars have done for beer, entrepreneur Aymeric Peurois has launched London’s first cidrothèque.

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 1 Comment »

Bordeaux legend Denis Dubourdieu dies

Renowned French wine consultant and winemaker Denis Dubourdieu has died at the age of 67 following a battle with cancer.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

db interview: Stephen Leroux of Charles Heidsieck

db talks Champagne Charlie, Abraham Lincoln and how the house was recently rescued from oblivion with Charles Heidsieck’s executive director.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

CRAV mob attacks French wine co-op

Masked members of the militant Comité Regionale d’Action Viticole (CRAV) have smashed the windows of a French wine co-operative and set its offices alight in a violent attack.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

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