Wales

Welsh winery and distillery numbers rise as industry calls for government support

There are now 17 distilleries in Wales, up from just one in 2012, while a further six vineyards were opened this year bringing the total to 23, according to the latest figures from the WSTA. 

Wine GB sets sights on £1bn worth of sales as further 1.7m vines planted

Wine GB marked a new phase in the future development of English and Welsh wines with its first annual tasting in London last week, revealing a raft of measures it's taking to propel the industry toward becoming a £1 billion industry.

Minimum unit pricing in England is back under consideration

Minimum unit pricing (MUP) on alcohol could now be enforced in England after Scotland's pricing regulations were rolled out last week, according to an MP.

Aber Falls Distillery launches Welsh Dry Gin

Four months after the release of its initial collection, Aber Falls Distillery has expanded its portfolio to include a Welsh Dry Gin in a bid to capitalise on the regional gin trend. 

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