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Saturday 28 March 2015

UK

Real Wine Fair broadens appeal

The Real Wine Fair is aiming to attract a more international crowd and shake up the traditional tasting format.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 No Comments »

New logo and wines for Jacob’s Creek

Jacob’s Creek has unveiled the first major update to its logo since it was launched in 1976, alongside the launch of two varietal wines for its UK portfolio.

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Ferdinand’s releases wine-infused gin

A Riesling-infused gin is set to hit the UK market joining a host of craft gin distillers currently enjoying a resurgence in the spirit’s popularity.

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 2 Comments »

Cheap booze should be ‘pulled from shelves’

Super-strength alcohol which is “cheaper than bottles of water” should be pulled from shelves, according to a recent UK health report.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

River Cottage chef launches ale

Celebrity chef, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, and his team at River Cottage have launched a new English beer with Cornish brewery, Skinners.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Chemists hand out alcohol ‘scratch cards’

Pharmacies in Oxfordshire have taken a novel approach to teaching customers about drinking responsibly by handing out ‘alcohol scratch cards.’

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Charity overhauled after critical audit

Drinkaware has appointed a new chairman and promised changes to its management after its effectiveness was criticised by an independent audit.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

First consecutive rise in beer sales for 10 years

Sales of beer rose for two consecutive quarters for the first time in 10 years last year.

Monday, January 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Government spend on Champagne soars

The UK government bought nearly four times as much Champagne last year compared to 2012, documents have revealed.

Monday, January 27th, 2014 3 Comments »

Interest in white Burgundy at Sotheby’s

White Burgundy dominated the top lots at Sotheby’s London sale last week, with buyers snapping up Montrachet and Corton Charlemagne.

Monday, January 27th, 2014 No Comments »

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