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Friday 22 August 2014

Sherry

Literary Sherry signing by Poet Laureate

The British Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, has signed a replica of her ‘Butt of Sherry’ to mark the opening of a historical exhibition in Edinburgh.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Biodynamic wine, copas of Sherry, seashell cocktails and a Bourbon barrel-aged gin were just some of the topics up for discussion among the drinks trade this week.

Friday, July 25th, 2014 No Comments »

100,000 take part in International Sherry Week

The inaugural International Sherry Week, which took place on 2-8 June, has been hailed a success after attracting 100,000 participants via over 2,000 events.

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Tio Pepe sign revived after Apple tussle

Tio Pepe Sherry’s famous sombrero wearing, guitar-wielding mascot has returned to the Puerta de Sol in Madrid after a three-year battle with electronics giant Apple.

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

‘Secret’ collection of fortified wines released

A rare collection of fortified wines held “in secret” by several generations of winemakers at Seppeltsfield’s Barossa Valley cellars has been released.

Friday, March 7th, 2014 No Comments »

González Byass releases six rare vintage Sherries

For the first time in recent history, González Byass has bottled six rare vintages of Palo Cortado and Oloroso dating back to 1967 for a multiple release.

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Michael Dresser recommends a Romanian Pinot Noir “comparable to a good regional Bourgogne” while Irene Virbila picks an Italian white “scented with white peaches and lime”.

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 No Comments »

How NASA banned Sherry from space menus

Sherry almost made its way onto the menu of 1970s astronauts, but was pulled following a slew of complaints and because of the “awful stench” it caused in space.

Monday, February 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Sherry takes off at M&S

UK multiple retailer Marks & Spencer has reported a rise in Sherry sales this year, particularly for pale, dry styles.

Thursday, December 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Glenmorangie launches design stage of Cask Masters whisky

Glenmorangie’s Cask Masters crowdsourcing initiative, which sees brand enthusiasts helping to create a new whisky, has entered its third stage.

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 No Comments »

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