A bumbling thief has been jailed after breaking into a London restaurant and making off with 28 bottles of wine in carrier bags.
New research into grape clones could lead to broad applications in the vineyard and potentially new grape varieties, according to one scientist.
This week’s top 10 tweets from drinks trade insiders feature poltergeists, a DIY genius and “multi purpose” spoons.
It’s been a busy week for the drinks industry with Chileans, Argentinians and South Africans jetting in for the Beautiful South Tasting in London.
With the fine wine market filled with cautious confidence and Bordeaux seeing signs of rehabilitation, Liv-ex has pointed to the 2005 vintage as worthy of a revisit.
The managing director of Pernod Ricard UK, Denis O’Flynn, has been elected the next chairman of the UK Wine and Spirit Trade Association.
Les Grands Chais de France has bought Château de la Tuilerie, a 59-hectare estate in the Costières de Nimes.
Friends and family of Michael Cox, Master of the Vintners, who died earlier this year, will run the Marathon du Médoc this weekend in his memory.
Protests by bar owners and hoteliers have promoted India’s Kerala state to temporarily halt plans to introduce total prohibition.
Wine has always been encouraging people to take to the stage for karaoke, but with these labels they might actually be able to sing in tune.
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