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Tuesday 6 December 2016 loc: GB

sparkling wine

Matthew Clark sets out on-trade trends

Vermouths, infused-drinks, Prosecco alternatives and seasonal beers are set to win in the on-trade this Christmas and into 2017, according to wholesale supplier Matthew Clark.

Monday, December 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Lyme Bay Winery partners with Enotria&Coe

English wine producer Lyme Bay Winery has joined the portfolio of Enotria&Coe as it looks to boost its regional distribution.

Friday, December 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Prosecco brand collaborates with Italian Embassy

Prosecco brand Ca’ di Rajo has collaborated with the Italian Embassy for the launch of a cook book by the embassy’s head chef, Danilo Cortellini.

Thursday, December 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne’s pretenders to the throne

The dominance of Champagne is being challenged by producers in England, Italy and Tasmania. db’s Lucy Shaw takes stock of the sparkling estates that are re-energising the market.

Friday, November 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Top Black Friday (and Christmas) deals

With Black Friday tomorrow and the retailers firmly in Christmas mode, we round up some of the best deals being offered on booze.

Thursday, November 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Denbies lands in US ahead of Thanksgiving

England’s largest single wine estate Denbies is sending its first significant shipment of wine to the US, ahead of Thanksgiving this week.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

iDealwine update: Comtes de Champagne

Brand power, consistent quality and reasonable prices combine to make Champagne Taittinger’s prestige cuvée an intelligent investment option.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Nova Scotia sparkling v Champagne: the results

At a recent London tasting, Nova Scotia sparkling wine producer Benjamin Bridge invited press and trade to try a selection of its wines in a blind tasting with several Grande Marque Champagnes.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 Cavas over £10

We count down 10 top-end Cavas following a series of masterclasses across the UK this year by the drinks business and the Cava Regulatory Board.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Exton Park flies flag for England in Hong Kong

Sparkling wine producer Exton Park was the only producer from England to be recognised at the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Competition.

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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