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Thursday 28 July 2016 loc: GB

France

Irish fans praised for boosting French bar trade at Euro 2016

Irish football fans are the toast of France right now, and their infectious mood in the pubs and clubs of Paris has won them favour.

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

EM Lyon edges Oxford in blind tasting ‘thriller’

French business school EM Lyon has beaten Oxford and Edinburgh at the Pol Roger International Inter-University Wine Tasting match.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Lidl to beef up Prosecco range

Lidl is set to beef up its range of Proseccos and is extending its own label with a new tier of regional wines.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Alcohol ban ahead of England Euro 2016 match

Authorities in France have decided to limit the sale of alcohol ahead of England and Russia’s next Euro 2016 matches.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Historically interesting pubs

Scientific discoveries, crime and punishment and the death of princes, a lot might have happened down at your local pub over the years.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 1 Comment »

France calls for Euro 2016 booze ban

The French government has called upon cities hosting Euro 2016 matches to ban alcohol near venues and fan zones after violence in Marseille at the weekend.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Francois Lurton set to refocus on UK market

Francois Lurton is eying up wider distribution of its global wine brands as he celebrates twenty years making wine in South America.

Friday, June 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Proust Q&A: Laurent Delaunay, Badet Clément

Laurent Delaunay, president of Burgundian négociant Badet Clément, reveals his greatest fear, why he covets a bottle of 1929 Beaune and how he lets loose at rock and roll clubs in Hong Kong.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 1 Comment »

Bordeaux’s new wine museum opens its doors

The ‘City of Wine’ is being hailed as a wine lovers amusement park.

Friday, June 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

The 10 most commonly mispronounced alcoholic drinks

Some drinks are pronounced differently to the way they’re spelled, and it’s a common mistake to read them aloud as they appear on the bottle.

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 9 Comments »

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