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Friday 25 July 2014

Germany

Top 10 largest Rioja markets

Sales of Rioja reached an all-time high in 2013, but which countries are fuelling the thirst for the Spanish wine?

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 1 Comment »

Wine and Opera part 3: The Student Prince

A stuck-up prince discovers the delights of drinking beer and falling in love at university and this being opera, he sings.

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 No Comments »

WOSA looking at ‘landmark’ ProWein

Wines of South Africa is to have its biggest ever presence at ProWein this year in what has been dubbed a “landmark” year.

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Champagne Lounge expands for ProWein

The Champagne Lounge at ProWein 2014 has doubled in size and will include half of the Champagne producers exhibiting at the fair.

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Top German wines steal show at Bonhams

Bonhams’ latest sale saw high demand for German wines with many lots exceeding their high estimates.

Monday, February 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Men set fire to shop that ‘didn’t sell Becks’

Two men set fire to a shop in western Germany after its shop assistant told them it did not stock Becks Gold beer.

Monday, February 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

German beer sales hit 25-year low

Sales of beer in Germany dropped for a seventh year in 2013 – their lowest since 1989.

Friday, January 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Big changes for ProWein in 2015

Despite celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, ProWein is holding back further expansion until next year when there will be major changes to the show.

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Purity of beer ‘threatened’ by fracking

German brewers have called on Angela Merkel’s government to block plans to “frack” shale gas reserves over concerns it could taint the purity of the country’s beer.

Monday, January 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Guinness planned ads for Hitler’s Germany

A series of adverts to promote Guinness during the Berlin 1936 Olympic Games have come to light.

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 4 Comments »

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