Jérôme Poussin of UK importer The Cellar of Knowledge has said he desires to have a portfolio of winemaking schools’ produce from across Europe.
Auction house Bonhams has opened a restaurant in London with rising star Tom Kemble as head chef and two masters of wine taking care of the wine list.
The UK drinks trade has responded to claims that voluntary industry and government partnerships to tackle excessive drinking have failed.
Alliance Wine has completed its purchase of specialist agent and importer Rhone to Rioja.
Louise Boddington, wine buyer for Crown Cellars, the specialist wine and spirits division of Carlsberg UK, reveals her predictions for the world of wine in 2015.
While the UK’s off-trade saw a slight return to growth, sales at pubs, bars and restaurants fell by 3% in the last 12 months.
By November 2015 all US restaurants with more than 20 venues will be required to state the calorie content of drinks on their menus.
Bar and restaurant operator Mitchells & Butlers is offering two charity Help for Heroes wines in 800 of its pubs.
American rapper Nicki Minaj is set to unleash her MYX Fusions Moscato onto the UK drinks market after striking a deal with James E McCabe Limited.
Kingsland has signed a deal with Australia’s Limestone Coast Winery to distribute its premium bulk wine to the UK on- and off-trade.
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