UK retailer Tesco is expected to announce that the £250 million ‘black hole’ in its accounts – that has led to the suspension of BWS director Dan Jago – was overstated by around £25m.
France has beaten reigning champions Belgium in the second annual world blind tasting championship.
A compound found in red wine could one day be used to treat osteoporosis, according to a recent study.
Pernod Ricard’s Federico Lleonart has caused quite the ‘coupe’, arguing that a simple white wine glass is superior to the classic Champagne serving options.
Limestone soils and new winemaking techniques are turning Argentine Malbecs from “Schwarzenegger” to “Michelangelo”, according to one wine consultant.
A London-made red blend, an Italian Pecorino and a “rustic” white from Macedonia impressed UK wine writers this week.
French Crémant and Mousseux are well placed to become the next styles to enjoy a breakthrough in the buoyant UK sparkling wine market.
The winery that claims to be New Zealand’s only Gamay producer has suggested that this grape variety has scope to fulfil a similar role for the country as Sauvignon Blanc.
Champagne suppers, floating restaurants, portfolio tastings and a visit to the printers – db‘s in need of a lie-down.
The 2010 Penfolds Grange was released yesterday and joined eleven other wines, spanning five vintages (2010-2014), to form The Penfolds Collection.
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