Visitors to this year’s 35th London Wine Fair will for the first time benefit from a tasting area dedicated to premium and super-premium wines.
UK pub group and brewer Marston’s has bought rival Daniel Thwaites’ beer division in a cash deal worth £25.1 million.
Climate change is altering the tastes of wine drinkers, encouraging them to prefer intense, higher alcohol wines, according to research by Naked Wines.
The backstage rider of disgraced former Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson included more than 20 bottles of wine, revealing a taste for Veuve Clicquot and Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc.
A “scrumptious and characterful” red Vermouth, a handful of feel-good yet serious rosés, and wines from both Aldi and Lidl get given the once over by UK wine critics this week.
Villa Maria’s first ever chief operating officer talks to the drinks business about a new brand for the UK, how to raise the profile of Hawke’s Bay and why this producer’s biggest selling wine in China is white.
Members of the trade are invited to the celebrate the last day of the London Wine Fair and raise funds for industry charity The Benevolent at a pink flamingo party.
UK wine merchant Jascots has launched a range of wines on tap aimed at casual dining restaurants, where a thirst is growing for wine in kegs.
London restaurant Duck & Waffle is to launch a Nutella Negroni and other Easter-themed cocktails for one week only on Monday.
Sotheby’s latest London sale saw strong demand for the wines of Egon Müller alongside the usual top selling Burgundies of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti.
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