UK importer Liberty Wines has added Yarra Valley producer Giant Steps to its extensive Australian wine portfolio.
The trade has paid tribute to the skill and modesty of Charles Heidsieck winemaker Thierry Roset, who died earlier this month aged just 55.
Wine trade veteran and writer, Steven Spurrier, has released Bride Valley – his first English sparkling wine through Liberty Wines.
Hess Family Wine Estates has moved the UK distribution of its Australian Peter Lehmann Wines and Napa Hess Collection Winery to Liberty Wines.
Piedmont’s producers have hailed a “super vintage” as they release their 2010 wines into a market showing “unprecedented” demand for this region.
2013 marked a major step forward for English sparkling wine, as demand moved beyond novelty appeal and instead founded on a reputation for high quality and value.
UK merchant Liberty Wines has announced an operating profit uplift in its latest year-end financial results, despite a decrease in turnover.
Liberty Wines has augmented its English sparkling offering with the addition of Hampshire’s Hattingley Valley.
Liberty Wines has announced that it has been appointed the new UK agent for the South African producer Excelsior of Robertson.
The organisers of the London International Wine Fair have stressed the number of high-profile attendees this year as several importers drop out.
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