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Wine

db Eats: Ormer

Michelin-starred Shaun Rankin’s Jersey restaurant has spawned a London version in the fine dining nexus of Mayfair. db took a notepad and an appetite and ate some food there.

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 No Comments »

New Zealand wineries count cost of earthquake

The recent earthquake in New Zealand led to the loss of around 2% of Marlborough’s total wine production, however a record 2016 harvest means this will not impact supply, says the CEO of New Zealand Winegrowers.

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Vinisud trade fair goes annual

Vinisud, the trade fair dedicated to Mediterranean wines, will now take place annually, rather than every other year, starting with its January 2017 edition.

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Mumm teams up with skiing star Kevin Rolland

Maison Mumm has announced a brand new sponsorship deal with international freestyle skiing star Kevin Rolland.

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 No Comments »

New on Wine List Confidential: Ormer

Ormer head somm Andreas Rosendal presents a safe and solid selection of does-what-it-says-on-the-tin wines, along with a comely range of Nyetimber and Ridgeview English sparkling.

Monday, November 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Travel retail: Total Immersion

Forget yesterday’s clinking bottles, today’s global travel retail sector is a glittering stage from which spirits brands seek to captivate consumers, finds Tom Bruce-Gardyne.

Monday, November 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Amcor unveils anti-counterfeit smart capsule

Wine capsule specialist Amcor has teamed up with tech firm Selinko to launch ‘the first connected capsule’ in a bid to prevent counterfeiting of wines and spirits.

Monday, November 28th, 2016 1 Comment »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

After a long hiatus, we are back with our round-up of the top 10 wines in the UK press, starting with an intense Tokaji from Hungary and an “exuberant” Aussie Shiraz.

Monday, November 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Moët extends personalised bottle service

Moët & Chandon has launched its personalisation service for a second year at Selfridges, as well as at select on-trade UK accounts for the first time.

Friday, November 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne’s pretenders to the throne

The dominance of Champagne is being challenged by producers in England, Italy and Tasmania. db’s Lucy Shaw takes stock of the sparkling estates that are re-energising the market.

Friday, November 25th, 2016 No Comments »

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