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Saturday 28 November 2015

sparkling wine

Bosco to release ‘first’ Venezia DOC white sparkler

Bulk wine producer Bosco is preparing to launch a Venezia DOC sparkling white, which it claims is “better than Prosecco” and equally affordable.

Friday, November 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Bulk Prosecco prices ‘to double’ by xmas

Bulk Prosecco prices could double by the end of the year as producers compete to supply a growing demand for the Italian fizz.

Monday, November 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Franciacorta bar makes €1.5m at Milan world fair

Winemakers from Franciacorta are celebrating after a Franciacorta pop-up bar at the Expo 2015 world fair in Milan made €1.5 million (£1.1m) in sales.

Friday, November 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Australian ‘Prosecco’ selling like hotcakes

A “Prosecco” from Western Australia that aims to go head-to-head with the Italian sparkler has just been released and is already selling well, its maker has reported.

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 6 Comments »

‘Feel-good factor’ getting corks popping in UK

The strength of the UK economy is generating a “feel-good factor” that is spurring on sparkling wine sales, according to recent Wine Intelligence research.

Monday, November 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Britain uncorked: winemaking in the UK

The UK wine industry is flourishing and is set to grow by £100 million this year. As such, we present this infographic detailing all manner of facts about the booming industry.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 1 Comment »

UK sees 41% rise in wine producers

The UK has witnessed a 41% rise in the number of new wine producers in the last year, according to figures from Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Monday, October 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Stevenson picks out next great grape for sparkling

Renowned Champagne commentator Tom Stevenson believes he may have found a red grape as good as Pinot Noir for making sparkling wine.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 1 Comment »

Champagne Jayne wins legal battle against CIVC

The wine writer Jayne Powell, known as Champagne Jayne, has won the right to keep her brand name following a court battle with the CIVC.

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 2 Comments »

Waitrose to launch small parcel wine series

Waitrose Cellar is set to launch its own “umbrella” series of small parcel wines.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

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