You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Saturday 30 July 2016 loc: GB

Wine

Cool Climate Symposium to feature ‘who’s who’ of wine

Next year’s Cool Climate Wine Symposium will feature a “who’s who of the international wine community” according to event chairman, Bruce Tindale.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine trade ‘needs a Jamie Oliver’

The wine trade could benefit from having “a Jamie Oliver” figure to engage with consumers and encourage interest in wine, a leading retail buyer has said.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 7 Comments »

UK sees 41% rise in wine producers

The UK has witnessed a 41% rise in the number of new wine producers in the last year, according to figures from Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Monday, October 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

Own-label wines from merchants and supermarkets alike make the grade with British wine writers this week, along with lesser-known Spanish reds and Aussie stalwarts.

Monday, October 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Majestic Wine scraps six-bottle minimum

Majestic Wine will remove its six-bottle minimum purchase rule from tomorrow as part of a new pricing strategy to simplify shopping in-store and online.

Monday, October 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

English fizz trumps Champagne in blind tasting

A pair of English sparkling wines from Hampshire and Sussex have beaten famous Champagnes to take the top spots in a blind tasting.

Sunday, October 25th, 2015 2 Comments »

Changing of the guard at Clos de Tart

Corney & Barrow marked the end of Sylvain Pitiot’s tenure as winemaker of the Burgundian monopole with a vertical of 16 of his vintages.

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Lidl to boost core wine range by 30%

Lidl is expanding its core wine range by more than third as well as upping its focus on premium spirits and new wave beers.

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Halloween ‘survival guide’ pairs candy with wine

Wine app Vivino has launched a “Halloween survival guide for adults” helping users to pair their favourite wines to the most appropriate candy.

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

This week the drinks trade was kept on its toes with a classic 80s film to celebrate, grapes to harvest, and we at db ​hosted our inaugural Wine Show Chelsea.

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Most Read

Top 10 Scotch whisky brands

1st July, 2016 by Lauren Eads

The London Wine Fair in pictures

10th May, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

Nine 'hipster' Napa wineries hot in NYC

14th June, 2016 by Marisa D'Vari

America's first cat wine bar to open in Denver

13th June, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Scotch whisky markets by value

18th May, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 extraordinary vineyards

25th July, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Scotch whisky markets by value

18th May, 2016 by Lauren Eads

db Awards 2016: the winners

4th May, 2016 by Neal Baker

Top 10 wine brands 2016

26th July, 2016 by Lucy Shaw