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Tuesday 1 September 2015


London resto serving Prosecco for a penny

Covent Garden coffee shop The Black Penny is to serve glasses of Prosecco for a penny as part of its new weekend brunch offer.

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Prosecco sales up 72% in UK off-trade

Sales of Prosecco increased 72% by value in the UK off-trade in the last year, beating Champagne which saw sales dip by 1.2%, according to figures by IRI.

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Prosecco now wedding toast of choice

Italian sparkler Prosecco has overtaken Champagne as the toast of choice at British weddings, according to the latest figures from Laithwaite’s.

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Sparkling wine sales fizzing in the US

Sales of sparkling wine are soaring in the US with Prosecco and Moscato leading the charge, particularly among millennial consumers.

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 1 Comment »

Lidl ramps up Wine Cellar promotion

Discount supermarket Lidl continues to move into upmarket wine retailing in the UK, as it takes on 60 new lines and plans six “Wine Cellar” promotions for next year.

Friday, July 31st, 2015 No Comments »

London resto to offer ‘bottomless Prosecco’

Amid fears of a global Prosecco shortage, London restaurant Cucina Asellina has launched a bottomless Prosecco and unlimited pizzette offering.

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Uncorked: Giancarlo Moretti Polegato, Villa Sandi

Giancarlo Moretti Polegato, CEO of Italian wine producer Villa Sandi, reveals how his mother contributed toward his most treasured bottle of wine, his love of a certain Beatle and distaste of tardiness.

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Sales fizz at Matthew Clark

High end Prosecco and English sparkling wine have helped to drive a 40% year-on year uplift in fizz sales at Matthew Clark, one of the UK’s largest on-trade suppliers.

Friday, July 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Scots invited to explore Chianti Classico and Prosecco

The promotional bodies for Prosecco Conegliano-Valdobbiadene and Chianti Classico have joined forces to host a tasting in Edinburgh.

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Top best value Proseccos

With fears of a Prosecco shortage and bottles of Italian fizz flying off the shelves, we round up our best value bottles priced £10 and under.

Thursday, June 18th, 2015 No Comments »

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