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sparkling wine

Trend for sparkling Albariño on the rise

The trend for sparkling Albariño is on the rise as winemakers in Rías Baixas in northwest Spain seek to capitalise on the global popularity of sparkling wine.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Hot drinks trends set to hit the UK in 2017

We’ve had the gin boom, the coffee boom, the Japanese whisky boom – but what are the hot new trends for 2017? Dawn Davies MW and Sukhvinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange give db the low-down….

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Viña Undurraga relaunches premium sparkler in UK

Viña Unduraggo has relaunched a new premium sparkling wine into the UK market, a year after withdrawing its best-selling entry-level sparkling wine from Majestic.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Olympic summer boosts supermarket Prosecco sales

Sales of sparkling wines have helped fuel supermarket growth over the summer according to the latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Hole in the middle’ of the Cava category

There is a “hole in the middle” of the Cava category at the moment with too much focus on the top and the bottom ends of the market, according to one producer.

Friday, September 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Ten of the world’s best sparkling rosés

Following extensive blind tastings of sparkling rosés around the world, we bring you ten of the best examples from under £15 to over £200.

Monday, September 12th, 2016 2 Comments »

UK sales up at Lanson, but profits slide

Lanson UK saw turnover rise 5% to £36.4m during 2015, according to accounts filed at Companies House, but profits slid on the back of increased distribution and administration costs.

Monday, September 12th, 2016 No Comments »

WSTA say gin and wine sales boost British pub figures

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has said that the country’s love affair with gin and wine is giving the country’s pubs a huge shot in the arm, according to the latest sales figures.

Monday, September 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Bolney Wine launches gin made from English wine

Bolney Wine Estates has launched a new venture making gin made out of the waste by-products of its winemaking production.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Balfour-Lynn: it’s time to crack America

English wine has a chance to confirm its its international credentials by cracking the US export market, according to Richard Balfour-Lynn, owner of Kent estate Hush Heath.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

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