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Friday 27 February 2015

Products

Brewery launches ‘Champagne beer’

A British brewing company has launched what it describes as a “Champagne-style” sparkling beer.

Friday, September 12th, 2014 1 Comment »

Perrier-Jouët releases limited 2005 rosé

Champagne Perrier-Jouët has released its 2005 vintage cuvée Belle Epoque Rosé in a limited-edition bottle designed by Brazilian visual artist Vik Muniz.

Friday, September 12th, 2014 No Comments »

A new frontier for custom wine labels

A wine group has taken wine and art to the next level employing the talents of an expressionist painter to create a series of unique wine bottles.

Friday, September 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Royal rhubarb gin released in London

A limited edition gin made from a variety of rhubarb first grown in Queen Victoria’s garden is to launch exclusively at London’s Fortnum & Mason.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Guinness targets US with blonde lager

Guinness will attempt to capture the hearts of US beer drinkers by releasing a blonde American lager this year.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Lidl plots ‘claret offensive’

Discount supermarket chain Lidl is plotting a £12 million autumn “claret offensive” against its rivals in a bid to expand into affluent central London postcodes.

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 2 Comments »

Dung-smoked beer to hit US shelves

An Icelandic brewery is preparing to launch a sheep dung-smoked IPA in the US.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 3 Comments »

Top 10 new products in October

From a new craft gin to a wine inspired by a best-selling book and a Champagne with an artist’s touch, here are some of the new products launched last month.

Friday, November 1st, 2013 3 Comments »

The week in pictures

Signing Sherry barrels, Spice Girls Champagne cocktails, skinny vodka Mojitos, aperitivo hour and Lady Gaga, it’s been a busy week in the drinks industry…

Friday, January 18th, 2013 No Comments »

Altaya doubles retail footprint with Rare & Fine Wines acquisition

Paolo Pong’s Altaya expands to six retail outlets through purchase of Hong Kong’s long-established Rare & Fine Wines chain

Thursday, January 17th, 2013 No Comments »

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