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Thursday 3 September 2015

UK

Johnnie Walker casts Jude Law

Jude Law has become the latest celebrity to align himself with a drinks brand as the British actor stars in a new film commissioned by Johnnie Walker Blue Label.

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Mick Hucknall’s Sicilian vineyard on sale

Simply Red’s Mick Hucknall has put his 18th century Sicilian home and vineyard on the market, having built his Il Cantante winery on its grounds.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 1 Comment »

Tom Kerridge attacks British pub model

British pubs need to adapt the way they do business or risk going under according to two Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Hotel launches ‘steak-infused’ cocktail

A “steak-infused” cocktail has been launched by a hotel in Manchester in the latest twist on the trend for savoury cocktails.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Indian tennis star serves up wine tie-in

A former Indian professional tennis player and actor has turned his attention to wine, launching a collaboration with one of the country’s largest premium producers.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Doctor gives wine to heart disease patients

A UK doctor is so sure of the health benefits of red wine and its ability to help stave off heart attacks that he has been prescribing it to his patients for the last 10 years.

Monday, June 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Queen to smash bottle of whisky

A naming ceremony for the Royal Navy’s newest ship will see the Queen smash a bottle of Scotch against the vessel instead of the usual Champagne.

Monday, June 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

With summer truly upon us Victoria Moore rounds up her top 40 wines for the season, while Fiona Beckett picks the best wines to enjoy with a barbecue.

Monday, June 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Test your blind wine tasting skills and win

The authors of a book designed to help wine lovers refine their blind tasting skills are giving db readers the chance to win a copy by taking part in a quiz.

Friday, June 27th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

This week saw team db attend a vertical tasting of Napa’s Domaine Carneros sparkling wines and indulge in a sneaky trip to Wimbledon under the care of Champagne Lanson.

Friday, June 27th, 2014 No Comments »

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