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Monday 20 October 2014

UK

Police raid pub in hunt for holy relic

Police turned over a 15th century village pub in the belief it was hiding a stolen Holy Grail relic – only to leave finding nothing but a salad bowl.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 biggest beer brands

In the latest instalment of our global drinks brands report, compiled in partnership with Euromonitor International, we reveal the world’s top 10 biggest beer brands.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Humphrey Bogart gin to launch

A gin dedicated to one of Hollywood’s biggest film icons is set to launch in the US and UK in association with the late Humphrey Bogart’s estate.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 1 Comment »

Bloom adds classy twist to RTDs

Bloom gin has worked with upmarket UK soft drinks producer Fentiman’s to add a pre-mixed gin & rose lemonade offering to its range.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

The Macallan to build £100m distillery

Edrington, which owns luxury single malt brand The Macallan, has today been granted planning permission to build a new £100m distillery.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Adnams toasts £4m revenue growth

Strong beer sales boosted by good weather helped UK brewery Adnams increase its turnover by £4 million in the first half of 2014.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Guinness targets US with blonde lager

Guinness will attempt to capture the hearts of US beer drinkers by releasing a blonde American lager this year.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco to trial word cloud wine labels

Tesco has announced plans to host a wine tasting with the aim of creating more customer friendly and cutting edge wine descriptors.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Franciacorta sees UK sales double

UK sales of Franciacorta wines doubled in the first six months of 2014 with ramped up communications credited for raising greater awareness of its wines.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

World’s worst wine disasters

Winemakers are a hardy bunch having faced some undoubtedly challenging situations in recent history, as this list shows.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 2 Comments »

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