Gonzalez Byass

The week in pictures

This week in the world of drinks a wine investment firm did the coin toss at the Six Nations rugby, a beer made it into space, a giant cocktail shaker started a US tour, Chris Hemsworth visited the Barossa Valley and one South African winemaker survived a brutal crow bar attack and still managed to make it into work the next day.

González Byass releases £1,000 pre-Phylloxera wine

Sherry producer González Byass has released an extremely old and very limited edition Moscatel wine from the 19th century for £1,000 a bottle – Pio X.

Rathfinny first out of blocks with ‘Sussex’ wine

A white blend from Rathfinny Estate in Alfriston is the first ‘Sussex’ wine to be approved under the new Sussex Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) scheme.

González Byass to open ‘Tio Pepe’ hotel in Jerez

Spanish wine, sherry and brandy producer González Byass is to create a boutique hotel in Jerez, which may be branded Tio Pepe, after the company’s famous fino.

The week in pictures

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