We count down the world’s most powerful wines and spirits starting with those drinks at the bottom end of the 2015 Power Brands survey.
Bliss in Bordeaux, hearing of Virginia’s vinous ambition, and healthy helpings of jamon helped make this week in the wine trade particularly memorable.
Peroni rules the roost in the function rooms and at the office parties of the BBC, as the corporation’s alcohol bill for 2014 is made public.
Super-premium vodkas have peaked according to the results of 2015’s Power Brands Survey, which were unveiled yesterday.
The Teeling Whiskey Company has opened its €10m distillery and visitor centre in The Liberties, Dublin – the first distillery to open in the city in 125 years.
A bizarre range of whiskies has emerged which claim to have been “body blended” by porn stars.
AB InBev billionaire Jorge Paulo Lemann is rumoured to be putting together a takeover bid for the world’s largest drinks company, Diageo, as shares in the company jump by 8%.
The International Wine & Spirit Competition is offering the chance to win a trip to Australia and a paid six month contract as host of its new digital platform.
A subsidiary of Pernod Ricard is taking a drinks company to court over its Kahfúa liqueur, which it claims is a case of blatant counterfeiting of its own Kahlua coffee liqueur.
A punishing trek across the French Pyrenees, a trip to the Loire, hop sniffing and smoked salmon – check out what’s been happening in the world of drinks this week.
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