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Prosecco boom hits Freixenet sales

Cava producer Freixenet UK has seen sales continue to slide in the last year, as the Prosecco boom and the change in UK’s retail landscape continue to bite.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Gusbourne looks to raise £10m from new bonds

English sparkling wine producer Gusbourne Estate is raising up to £10m through issuing new bonds to support its newly planted vineyards.

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Friarwood takes on Canada’s Benjamin Bridge

Canadian producer Benjamin Bridge has signed with London-based merchant Friarwood Fine Wines to distribute its traditional method sparkling wines in the UK.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Chef Cortellini untaps Prosecco’s gastronomic potential

Rising-star chef and Prosecco lover Danilo Cortellini talks to db about the food-pairing potential of Veneto’s most famous export.

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Prosecco DOCG in pictures

A recent trip to Prosecco’s heartland featured crumbling castles, Venetian chandeliers, abstract artworks, Palladian villas, a mischievous moose and copious bottles of bubbles.

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 2 Comments »

Masterclasses to explore potential in premium Cava

A new series of masterclasses across the UK are being launched to explore the potential for premium Cava as the demand for sparkling wine continues to rise.

Friday, July 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Piper-Heidsieck to ‘evolve’ under new deputy chef de cave

Séverine Frerson-Gomez, the newly promoted role of deputy chef de cave at Champagne house Piper-Heidsieck, is set to “evolve” the Champagne house’s style for the future.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Top Proseccos priced over £10

Turning our attention to the premium Prosecco market, we round up the wines priced over £10 that achieved a gold medal in the 2016 Drinks Business Prosecco Masters.

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Best-value Proseccos priced under £10

With Prosecco continuing to dominate the global sparkling market, we round up the top medal-winning wines priced under £10, as judged in the 2016 Drinks Business Prosecco Masters.

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

New sparkling wine trade fair opens in Paris

A new trade show dedicated entirely to sparkling wine has opened in Paris with the aim of making the French capital the heart of the sparkling wine trade.

Monday, June 20th, 2016 No Comments »

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