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‘Blonde Bandit’ in brazen Pinot Noir heist

A US woman has taken post-tasting pilfering to a new level after being filmed taking cases of wine worth $10,000 from a Pinot Noir tasting.

Friday, March 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Downey threatened with defamation suit

Wine authentication expert, Maureen Downey, has had a defamation lawsuit filed against her by Dragon 8 founder, Gil Lempert-Schwarz.

Monday, December 21st, 2015 2 Comments »

Rod Stewart foots fans’ beer bill

Rod Stewart was left with a hefty bar tab after offering to buy fans a drink at Gordon Ramsay’s pub in Las Vegas, if they came wearing a Celtic FC shirt.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

World’s oldest martini mixed in Las Vegas

A martini containing gin and bitters from 1900, thought to be the oldest ever created, has been crafted in Las Vegas by famed bartender Salvatore Calabrese.

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Vice CEO drops $300k on lavish dinner

The CEO of Vice Media spent US$300,000 on a dinner in Las Vegas after a lucky gambling run, which included bottles of wine costing $20,000.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Man builds $80k beer fort on dancefloor

A man ordered nearly 10,000 cans of beer at an exclusive nightclub so he could build a six-foot-high fortress around his VIP table.

Thursday, August 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 female bartenders

As the role of the professional mixologist becomes an ever more respected career choice, we round up the top 10 female bartenders helping to shake up the industry.

Friday, January 31st, 2014 15 Comments »

Elton John and David Furnish to open Vegas Champagne bar

Flamboyant singer-songwriter Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish are to open a Champagne bar together in Las Vegas.

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 No Comments »

Armand de Brignac ‘Dynastie’ sells for £330k

Having launched in Las Vegas this month, the first Armand de Brignac ‘Dynastie’ collection has been sold in Monaco to a British entrepreneur for £330,000.

Thursday, May 30th, 2013 2 Comments »

Armand de Brignac launches $500k ‘Dynastie’

Keen to carve a niche as the leader in large format bottles, Champagne brand Armand de Brignac has released a “Dynastie” collection priced at $500k.

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 No Comments »

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