The US lawyer battling to save his seized cache of wine has said that they were for personal use, as prosecutors seek to have them destroyed.
The majority of people who drink to excess are not alcohol dependent and far from being alcoholics, according to a recent study.
Affluent Africans are turning their attention to whisky, with consumers in South Africa, Angola and Morocco leading the charge.
From a “budget-friendly Syrah” and $60 Californian “grand cru-level” Chardonnay to a $360 Burgundy grand cru, this week’s roundup features a wine to suit all tastes and wallets.
US auction house Hart Davis Hart is hoping to see out the year in style with a sale it hopes will net between US$4-$7 million.
Boozed-up birds are falling from the sky in Canada after getting drunk on frost-fermented berries.
Kate Hudson and her Muse rocker fiancé Matt Bellamy have taken a novel approach to launching their latest wine by using the online game Farmville.
Gaja, Giacosa and Conterno all scored groundbreaking prices at the recent James Clark sale, reports Sotheby’s Jamie Ritchie.
A global symposium championing the achievements of women working within the wine trade and their advancement will take place in Napa next year.
From the practical and protective to the inexplicably bizarre, America is home to some of the world’s oddest alcohol laws.
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