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Friday 4 September 2015

Germany

Thieves steal 1,000 beer bottle caps

Police are appealing for witnesses after a strange theft saw over 1,000 beer bottle caps stolen, but the beer in the bottles had been left untouched.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Australian Vintage sharpens European focus

Wine producer Australian Vintage is stepping up its European ambitions with the creation of a new business manager post.

Friday, August 14th, 2015 No Comments »

On this day 1704…Marlborough fights at Blenheim

The town of Blenheim in the famous winemaking province of Marlborough were named after a general and the battle he fought in Germany on this day in 1704.

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Blue Nun adds modern sparkle

The historic Blue Nun brand is stepping up efforts to target modern wine consumers with the launch of three new sparkling expressions.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 No Comments »

2015 heat sparks memories of 2003

A July heatwave across much of northern Europe has led several winemakers to draw comparisons with the notoriously hot 2003 vintage.

Monday, August 10th, 2015 1 Comment »

Great beer facts for International Beer Day

In celebration of International Beer Day, here is a selection of beer factoids from where to find the cheapest pint to the origin of the Red Lion.

Friday, August 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Hot weather threatens craft beer hops

A drought in the US and a heatwave in Central Europe are threatening this year’s hop harvests, putting craft beer production in jeopardy.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Century-old Cardiff Castle winery could be revived

Cardiff Castle could once again produce its own wine after more than 100 years of dormancy with the help of winemakers in Stuttgart.

Thursday, July 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Plundered Nazi Champagne discovered

A collection of Champagne and Cognac plundered from occupied France by the Nazis and which survived looting by the Soviets has been unearthed in Saxony.

Friday, June 5th, 2015 No Comments »

AB InBev boss forced out for drink-driving

The head of the German arm of global beer giant AB InBev has been forced to resign after crashing his car while being “considerably under the influence of alcohol.”

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

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