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Friday 18 April 2014

Waitrose

Waitrose trials in-store wine bar

UK supermarket chain, Waitrose, is trialling a new in-store “grazing area” serving gourmet cheese boards and wines by the glass.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Global Prosecco sales overtake Champagne

Global sales of Prosecco have overtaken Champagne, as the insatiable worldwide thirst for the Italian sparkler shows no sign of abating.

Monday, March 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Co-operative to sell English vineyard

The struggling Co-operative Group is to sell its vineyard in Gloucestershire four years after planting vines on the site.

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 whisky cocktails

If you’re gearing up for a Burn’s Night celebration this weekend but don’t fancy a swig of the strong stuff, take a look through our whisky cocktail alternatives.

Friday, January 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Hatcher tops IWSC 2013

Chris Hatcher, chief winemaker with Australian brand Wolf Blass, was crowned Winemaker of the Year at the International Wine & Spirits Competition awards banquet last night.

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Waitrose adds new MW buyers

Waitrose has bolstered its Master of Wine quota with the addition of two new buyers to the team.

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 1 Comment »

Waitrose adds new buyer

UK multiple retailer Waitrose has confirmed a new addition to its wine buying team.

Friday, September 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Brazilian fever hits UK

UK importers are hurrying to list Brazilian wine as the country’s already attractive image is boosted by the enticing commercial prospects of the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

Cat Lomax joins Waitrose

Waitrose has announced that former Direct Wines buyer Cat Lomax has joined the supermarket’s wine buying team.

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 No Comments »

UK press picks for Wine Relief

Matthew Jukes recommends a “near perfect wine” and “one of the finest value Chardonnays on the planet” from the wines available for Wine Relief.

Monday, March 11th, 2013 No Comments »

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