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Sunday 26 October 2014

UK

Heineken sales hit by cold weather

Dutch brewing company Heineken saw profits fall in the first half of this year as cold weather reduced a desire for lager.

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 unusual beer flavours

From avocado to watermelon and from bacon to banana bread, some brewers are really pushing the boundaries in the beer flavours they are offering.

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 No Comments »

WW1 photos show Champagne parties of German airmen

A collection of rare photographs showing German pilots from the First World War enjoying Champagne-fuelled parties has been unearthed.

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Knife-wielding robber foiled by vodka

A knife-wielding robber in Liverpool was chased away with his tail between his legs when his victim turned on him him with a bottle of vodka.

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Alcohol sales drop but Scots still ‘drinking too much’

A report released by NHS Health Scotland has shown that the amount of alcohol sold in the country fell between 2011 and 2012, but warns that many Scots are still drinking too much.

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Bid for Wine launches spirit sales

Online wine auction house, Bid for Wine, and Dreweatts reported a strong turn out for their inaugural spirits auction earlier this month.

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 No Comments »

£300k of wine driven away in heist

A trailer filled with wine has been stolen from a haulier’s yard in Scotland over the weekend.

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Q&A with Ewan Lacey

The drinks business caught up with TV presenter and wine columnist Ewan Lacey to find out more about his latest starring role as general manager of the IWSC Group.

Monday, August 19th, 2013 No Comments »

Paul Walsh appointed to USL board

Diageo has announced that former CEO Paul Walsh has been appointed as an additional director of United Spirits Limited.

Monday, August 19th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

David Williams recommends a “zesty summer white”, while Rose Murray Brown MW, picks out “an unusual Greek to spice up your picnic”.

Monday, August 19th, 2013 No Comments »

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