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Friday 23 January 2015

sparkling wine

Wine consumption to rebound in 2015

Declining wine consumption in the UK is set to reverse this year, led by the continued rise of sparkling and a slow recovery in still wine demand.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Matthew Clark hails sparkling end to ’14

Sparkling wine and an online ordering platform helped one of the UK’s largest on-trade drink suppliers to enjoy a record-breaking Christmas.

Monday, January 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne gives the worst hangovers

Drinking Champagne and other sparkling wines like Prosecco and Cava leads to worse hangovers than still wine, it has been found.

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 4 Comments »

English wine sales to hit £100m in 2015

Sales of English and Welsh wines are predicted to hit £100 million in 2015 with the reputation of “brand England” continuing to gain strength.

Friday, January 2nd, 2015 1 Comment »

Prosecco fizzes through festive season

Prosecco continued its seemingly unstoppable rise over the Christmas period, with one UK retailer reporting that sales outstripped milk.

Friday, January 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

UK leaders shun English fizz

English sparkling wine accounted for just 48 of over 25,000 bottles of fizz bought for the House of Commons’ cellar in the last four years.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 1 Comment »

Herti launches sparkling wine closure

Closure maker Herti has launched a new trademarked aluminum stopper for sparkling wines onto the market.

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 6 Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

French fizz, fortified wines, Cava and crémant make this week’s round up, as UK wine writers gear up for a very merry Christmas.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Most expensive English sparkler on sale

Chapel Down has released a Nebuchadnezzar of its blanc de blancs 2008 priced at £5,000 – the most expensive English sparkling wine ever.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Grower Champagnes a ‘phenomenon’

Grower Champagne may be the most notable phenomenon in the Champagne world, believes Essi Avellan MW.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 1 Comment »

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