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Sunday 25 January 2015

UK

Fine wine ‘investor’ banned

A ‘fine wine investor’ has been banned from directing any company for nine years after his business folded with debts of £10 million due to “colossal mismanagement”.

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 No Comments »

SIBA confirms second BeerX will go ahead

The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) has confirmed that it will stage its second BeerX event in Sheffield in March next year.

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Adnams calculates carbon footprint of bottled beer range

Adnams Brewery has become the first UK brewer to calculate the carbon footprint of its entire range of bottled beers.

Monday, November 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

This week’s wine recommendations include a “beautifully polished red”, a “superb party wine” and a Champagne with an “upbeat intensity and truffly scent.”

Monday, November 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Supermarkets ‘inflating’ wine prices

A study by price comparison website mySupermaket has found that supermarkets artificially inflate wine prices before slashing them in order to give the appearance of a bargain.

Monday, November 4th, 2013 2 Comments »

Beer ‘saves’ drunken sea swimmer

Paramedics have said that a man who was rescued after jumping into the sea was “probably kept alive” by the amount of beer he had drunk.

Monday, November 4th, 2013 2 Comments »

Locals raise £120k to save pub

Residents have raised nearly £120,000 to save a 19th century pub in Northamptonshire from closure and now hope it will re-open in time for Christmas.

Monday, November 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Sharp’s Red Ale returns to pubs

Sharp’s Brewery has announced that it is bringing its Red Ale back into pubs.

Friday, November 1st, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

The drinks trade has once again embraced Halloween as scary clowns feature alongside a pumpkin with a sporran and three MWs in a boat.

Friday, November 1st, 2013 1 Comment »

Jacquart: 2013 not a vintage year

The harvest in Champagne this year was not high enough quality to be deemed a vintage year, according to Floriane Eznack, chef de cave at Jacquart.

Friday, November 1st, 2013 No Comments »

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